LONDON—Teamspirit, a specialist financial and professional services marketing agency and part of U.K. public relations holding company Chime Communications, has appointed Scott Learmouth as managing director of a new venture, Teamspirit Corporate & Business, which will offer strategic advice, stakeholder mapping and relations, media relations, risk assessment, and crisis and issues management to clients in the U.K. and internationally.
Teamspirit Corporate & Business will build on the success of Teamspirit PR, set up two years ago, which provides consumer brand PR and has run high profile campaigns for clients such as Sheila’s Wheels, Britannia Building Society and 3V. Clients of the Teamspirit Group include Scottish Widows, Qatar Financial Centre, ICAEW, Prudential and Aegon Asset Management.
Learmouth was previously a director of corporate communications and public affairs consultancy hanover, which he joined as business development partner three years ago. He was responsible for hanover’s professional and financial services team (with clients including Nationwide, Mizuho and Celerant).