Tamara O'Brien

Head of Marketing, Brand and Distribution JT Group & Deputy MD
JT Group
Tamara O’Brien (Head of Marketing, Brand and Distribution JT Group and Deputy MD JT Guernsey) Tamara joined JT in 2010 and successfully led the JT Group’s pan-island re-brand from Jersey Telecom & Wave Telecom, to JT. She has been an active member of the IoD for 17 years and sits on the committee of Women in the Professions advising on media and PR management. Prior to joining JT she directed and founded brand consultancy Chrysalis Brands, providing strategic consultancy and brand planning across financial services, retail and professional services companies in the Channel Islands. She was a Shareholder/Director & Marketing Director at Healthspan Group Limited for 8 years and International Account Director at Saatchi & Saatchi Advertising in London for 5 years; advising FMCG brands like Procter & Gamble, Kraft, Tesco's and Johnson & Johnson on branding, marketing strategy and global advertising. She currently heads up JT’s Marketing, PR and Retail functions across the Group and acts as ‘Brand Guardian’ for JT, as well as holding the role of Deputy Managing Director for JT Guernsey.