He will oversee a 10-strong team at Berkeley’s Reading office, with a remit to provide strategic advice to a range of clients including Yodel and Gigya.
Head has delivered international comms campaigns for brands such as Dell, BlackBerry, Avaya, Huawei, 3M and Siemens. Most recently he was the EMEA agency lead for the Dell Client Solutions business, and before that was associate director of FleishmanHillard.
Berkeley said it expected client fee income to have grown 22 per cent in the year to the end of June 2015.
"Nick is a fantastic asset and will contribute greatly to the achievement of our business goals. Our client list has grown by 50 per cent over the past three years so we must continue to provide exceptional consultancy through very talented people," said Berkeley PR managing director Paul Stallard.
The agency has also appointed Laura White of Harvard PR as an account manager, and Rebecca Bushell, formerly of JBP PR who has been freelance for five years, as senior consultant at its Bristol office.