Muniya Barua

Managing Director, Policy & Strategy

Muniya Barua is Managing Director — Policy & Strategy at BusinessLDN, responsible for the thought leadership and member engagement for London First. Formerly Director of Corporate Affairs, Muniya was responsible for raising London First’s external profile and led its campaigns, media, public affairs, events and marketing teams. 

Her previous senior roles include as Managing Director of Corporate Affairs at the award-winning public and communications agency Newington Communications and at the business lobby group, the CBI, where she held the roles of Director of Corporate Communications and Head of News. 

Muniya began her career as a business reporter at the Liverpool Daily Post before going on to produce news bulletins for ITV News London, CNN and the BBC.