MEDIA ADVISORY | JLR UK Introduce New Senior Press Officer

21 April 2023

NOT FOR PUBLICATION - The JLR UK Press Office is delighted to announce the appointment of a new Senior Press Officer, Tristan Shale-Hester. Tristan joins JLR from motoring journalism to provide the UK automotive media with the access and resources they need on a day-to-day basis.


Tracey Tompsett, JLR UK Public Relations Manager, said: “I’m delighted to have Tristan join our team; his enthusiasm for our brands and journalistic experience will strengthen the skills mix across the team and bring a new dimension to our operation as we transition to a modern luxury business.”

Tristan said: “JLR is on an exciting journey and I’m thrilled to be coming on board. There’s a lot to look forward to in terms of our future product and I can’t wait for the press to experience what we’re working on. I look forward to working with the media community as we move forward.”


Tristan joins Senior Press Officers Montana Wright and Charmaine Lewis in a sector specific UK PR Team. 

For brands and strategy: 

Tracey Tompsett |  


For product news and resources:

Tristan Shale-Hester | 


For UK retail, Fleet & Business and technology:

Montana Wright | 


For luxury lifestyle, influencer engagement and partnerships:

Charmaine Lewis | 


Lindsey Dipple continues to support the team with press car logistics.