Financial and public affairs agency Ludgate Communications has lost
senior director Chris Lynch to financial PR agency Square Mile.
Lynch is the latest in a long line of senior staff to leave Ludgate as
it prepares to merge with fellow Allied Communications Group agency
A date has not yet been announced, but Lynch is set to join Square Mile
as a director in the near future.
Reporting to Square Mile’s managing director Tim Jackaman, Lynch will be
part of a three-strong team, including fellow ex-Ludgate directors Peter
Simpson and Tony Garrett (PR Week, 2 June).
Lynch’s announcement comes in the wake of the departure of directors Tim
Davis and Vanessa Anderson.
Davis left Ludgate after ten years to join stockbroking business Teather
and Greenwood as director of corporate affairs. Davis has been replaced
by Julia Burge, currently a director at Burson-Marsteller.
Anderson, deputy head of Ludgate’s financial division left to join City
PR firm Merlin Financial as a director.