Global investment group Investcorp has completed its financial and
corporate agency review and has handed Fishburn Hedges the brief in
place of incumbent agency Brunswick.
The pitch was described at the time as a 'standard two-year review' by
Investcorp head of communications Deborah Botwood Smith (PRWeek, 1
Although she declined to reveal the number of agencies involved in the
process, it is known that Brunswick pitched.
The FH team is led by assistant MD Simon Matthews and head of financial
practice Andrew Marshall, reporting to Botwood Smith.
Matthews described the agency's brief as, 'working with the firm's
in-house team to raise awareness of Investcorp among its partner firms
and current and potential investors'.
FH will also work with Investcorp's other retained shops including Kekst
in the US, and Charles Barker BSMG in Germany.