Jeremy Wyatt, Prudential Corporation’s former corporate
communications director, is tipped to land a top PR job at accountancy
firm Price Waterhouse.
Details of the job remain under wraps, but sources close to Price
Waterhouse say that Wyatt - who left Prudential in September - will take
on the new role of managing and co-ordinating the firm’s PR activities
He will be based in London and report to UK senior partner Ian
A partnership formed in 1865, Price Waterhouse is one of the world’s
’big six’ accountancy groups. Partnerships in each country operate
independently, although those in Europe were combined in 1988 under a
common management structure to ensure uniform investment, training and
Each partnership maintains its own internal communications staff or
external consultancy, but the level of PR activity varies from country
In Germany, for instance, accountants are barred from promoting
Price Waterhouse is also set to appoint a new UK head of media relations
to replace Mike Hogan, who quit to join Shell International in August.