our people

Giles Shorthouse

Head of Business Development & Marketing

Giles is Head of Business Development and Marketing at Octopus Group. He leads a team that promotes us in the B2B agency landscape. With responsibility for attracting new business, Giles looks after our marketing and sales strategy, including partnerships and other investments. He loves a marketing event and a strong cup of tea. You’ll often find him out and about on the B2B marketing or tech event circuit.

Giles was national standard Judo player in his youth, so if you’re an OG newcomer, he’ll likely challenge you to an arm wrestle…