Fishburn Hedges has appointed Lloyds TSB’s internal communication
head Nicholas Wright to lead its internal communications practice.
Wright spent 18 months at Lloyds TSB heading a team of 14 communications
staff working to change the culture of the newly-merged group and inform
employees about rapid developments in the company and its sector. For
five years prior to that, Wright was the Boots Company’s first head of
At Fishburn Hedges, Wright will lead the three people already working
for the agency’s internal communications practice, which has been
separately marketed for almost a year. Existing clients of the practice
include reinsurance giant Swiss Re and Nuffield Hospitals.
Among the services offered by the practice are the introduction of
newsletters, team briefings, intranets and business TV into client
Director Ron Finlay, who previously headed the internal communications
practice, said the aim of the division was to attract large companies,
particularly those undergoing mergers, as clients.