Berry takes Close Brothers PR briefs to Flagship Group

The Flagship Group has won the financial and corporate PR account

for Close Brothers Private Equity (CBPE).

Andy Berry, Flagship head of financial PR, leads a three-strong team and

reports to Simon Wildig, the Close Brothers partner responsible for


Flagship takes over without a pitch from Cubitt Consulting, the agency

which Berry left as a director in February.

Wildig said: 'We had worked closely with him (Berry) while he was at

Cubitt so this decision to appoint Flagship was a case of following


CBPE specialises in development capital, management buy-outs and

buy-ins, re-financing, share purchasing and acquisition funding. It is

part of UK merchant banking firm The Close Brothers Group.

Berry added that Flagship is also set to carry out market research for


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