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Marshall Manson, U.K. CEO Ogilvy, to join Brunswick Group

Brunswick continues to invest in its global digital offer with the addition of Marshall Manson as Partner.

(London) 23 October 2017 – Brunswick Group, a global advisory firm specializing in critical issues and corporate relations, announced today that Marshall Manson will join the Partnership and the firm’s global digital leadership team. Marshall will be based in London and will work across Brunswick’s international offices, advising senior executives and boards on digital strategy.

Marshall brings wide-ranging experience in developing and implementing successful digital strategies for major global brands both from a brand marketing and corporate communications perspective.  

Susan Gilchrist, Group Chief Executive Officer, said: “In today’s environment every business critical situation needs to be underpinned by creative digital communications. Marshall’s vast experience in political, corporate and marketing disciplines means there are few people in the world better suited to advising boards on digital strategy and transformation. We are delighted that he is joining our global digital team.”

On joining Brunswick, Marshall said: “I am incredibly excited to join Brunswick and its world class digital team. Digital is at the core of every communications strategy in today’s landscape, and even greater disruption is upon us. The breadth and depth of Brunswick’s client base is second to none and I’m looking forward to advising top executives in some of the world’s most significant organisations on how to make the most of digital, social, and other disruptive opportunities.”

About Marshall Manson

Marshall Manson joins from Ogilvy Public Relations where he served as UK CEO. At Ogilvy, Marshall led a growing team of over 100 across a range of clients and sectors. Before becoming UK CEO he oversaw [email protected] across Europe, Africa and the Middle East, planning and executing components of corporate branding and marketing initiatives.

Prior to Ogilvy Marshall looked after all aspects of Edelman's digital team and operations across Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). The EMEA digital team provided robust digital communications support to clients across brand marketing, digital health, corporate reputation and public affairs.

Before specializing in communications Marshall worked for a think tank and public affairs and political consulting firm.

He has lived in London since 2008, and became a British citizen in 2015.

About Brunswick Group

Brunswick Group LLP is an advisory firm specializing in critical issues and corporate relations. Founded in 1987, Brunswick is an organically grown, private partnership with 24 offices around the world