SWNS has an advisory board of leading industry figures who help shape our policies and direction as a business.

Paul Potts is the former Chief Executive of the Press Association and was previously deputy editor of the Daily Express. He is currently a non-executive director of Channel Four and was awarded the CBE in 2009 for his services to journalism.

John Whittingdale is the Member of Parliament for Maldon, Essex. He served as the Secretary of State for Media, Culture and Sport between 2015 and 2016, during which time he oversaw the Leveson Inquiry and BBC Charter renewal.

Andy Jonesco is the former ad director and managing director of Express Newspapers as well as a vice president at AOL and managing director of the online business unit at BSKYB.