Pearl Saadi

Director of Communications , Guy's & St. Thomas' Foundation


Pearl Saadi is Director of Communications at Guy's & St. Thomas' Foundation, where she leads strategic communications, PR, DEI, marketing and brand engagement across corporate and their three NHS Charities. She is an active Trustee at Health Services UK. She has held previous Brand, Marketing and Fundraising roles at international NGO Lumos, collaborating with programme development and policy teams from Kenya to Moldova and Colombia. At national disability charity RNID she was responsible for awareness campaigns and transforming their digital content and storytelling. With a 1st Class Hons. Degree in Advertising and an IDM Diploma; she started her prolific career working in on advertising agencies and later become Client Strategic Board Director for an award-winning London-based agency. Over the last 20 years+ years she has also led corporate communications, employee engagement, branding strategy and identity for global clients such as Unilever, RBS, Volkswagen and JLL. She also devised donor development campaigns for charities such as The Children's Society, Freedom from Torture, Refugee Council, RNLI and Macmillan. Pearl is passionate about creative thinking, youth voices, innovation and diversity. She has previously been a Judge for the Women in Business Awards and panel speaker at the Institute of Fundraising Conference.