Management team

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Nikki Petken

General Counsel and Company Secretary, Gravity Media

As General Counsel, Nikki is responsible for managing the legal function of Gravity Media. She also acts as Company Secretary. This involves acting as contact point for all incoming and outgoing commercial and contractual matters and oversight on all matters relating to the legal and corporate governance of the Gravity Media and its associated companies.

Prior to joining Gravity Media, Nikki was part of the in-house legal team for Partnerships in Care, one of the largest independent providers of private mental health care in the UK. Whilst at Partnerships in Care, Nikki was part of the team that saw its acquisition from a private equity owner to Arcadia Healthcare and expansion to over 70 hospitals.

Previously Nikki worked in the house employment law team at the BBC and before this spent three years in private practice with the employment law team at SA Law, working with a wide range of large private sector organisations in the rail industry, private education, and telecommunications sector, as well as the not for profit and charitable sector.

“Nikki brings her energy and enthusiasm to everything she does. A joy to work with, her knowledge of employment law is excellent, but more importantly her advice is always practical.”

Nikki qualified as a lawyer in 2007.