Barker began his career with Band & Brown offshoot iJack, working on its BBC and BT accounts.
He set up his own business in 2002 to service clients including Reuters, NHS and Toyota. His clients at Liberty included handset supplier QUALCOMM, the Mobile Marketing Association and mobile video content outfit Mobix.
Barker will lead the team at Kaizo on accounts including Epson printers and server host Rackspace, a new win.
‘We are looking to Ed to grow our established enterprise client base and add his skills in mobile to boost our offer here as well,’ said Kaizo MD Rhodri Harries of the appointment. ‘His inherent entrepreneurial style very much suits our approach and culture.’