Simmonds made director at Merlin

Financial and corporate agency Merlin Financial Communication has appointed Shandwick Consultants associate director Karen Simmonds as a director.

Financial and corporate agency Merlin Financial Communication has

appointed Shandwick Consultants associate director Karen Simmonds as a

director.



Merlin was established by directors Paul Downes and David Simonson in

1994. Simmonds becomes the third director at the 10-strong agency.



Simmonds joined Shandwick in 1995 where she advised clients including

British Gas and Courtaulds. Prior to joining Shandwick, Simmonds was an

associate partner at Brunswick between 1988 and 1995 where she handled

clients including the Burton Group.



Merlin clients include Airbus Industries, ING Barings and German bank

Bayerische Hypo Bank. Downes said: ’We are delighted to be taking on

someone of Karen’s experience and we envisage making further

appointments at the same level.’



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