The board of SEC Newgate today announced it had agreed to a £1.3m management buyout proposed by the 21:12 leadership team. The deal means financial comms agency 21:12 will separate from the SEC Newgate group.
Industry veteran Anthony Payne has stepped down as chief executive of Peregrine Communications Group, the financial services specialist agency he founded almost 20 years ago, the firm announced today.
Antler, the global early-stage venture capital firm, has appointed Jack Davies, formerly of UK PR agency Seven Hills, as its first director of marketing and PR for Europe.
Pantheon International, the FTSE 250-listed private equity investment trust, has retained Montfort Communications as its strategic communications adviser.
The financial comms boutique has 250 advisers in 15 countries.
Grayling director Joey Ng discusses the agency's recent campaign for More Than.
From Mr Potato Head and BrewDog to finding the next float-it-down-the-Thames, PRWeek UK reveals its most-read articles from 2021.
Who got their message across most effectively in this tumultuous year.
Through the teary eyes and frustration of a lost pitch – one that you almost certainly deserved to win – we’ve all complained about pitch processes that seemed unfair.
Given his previous role as director of corporate affairs for Carlton, now part of ITV, you would be forgiven for thinking that David Cameron would be well equipped to handle his own personal PR crisis.
If ever a milestone year for communications and the banking industry was foreseen, then 2021 is it – but, with my impeccable timing, in a couple of months I’ll be bidding adieu to my role as head of external communication at Metro Bank and going on maternity leave.
Financial communications is arguably the most successful part of the global public relations industry.
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