Expansion for BPRI
London-based B2B research consultancy BPRI has announced the appointments of Paul Middleton and Douglas Pointing as Client Directors, and James Keeling as a Research Executive.
Middleton joins from YouGov where he directed projects for a number of financial organisations, professional bodies and PR agencies. Previously he worked at NFO (later part of TNS), and at Mediacom, Rank Group and BDRC. He holds diplomas from both the MRS and the Chartered Institute of Marketing. At BPRI, Middleton will have both existing and new client relationship responsibilities.
Pointing joins with an 18-year background of qual and quant work gained while managing projects across Europe, North America and Asia. He has significant experience of the financial services industry, having previously worked for clients such as PwC, Ernst & Young and Marsh. Earlier in his career, he was an Auditor at Arthur Andersen. Pointing will now be leading a study of the financial priorities of industrial companies across Europe.
Keeling recently graduated in Business Administration from the University of Bath. In his new role, he will be assisting on customer satisfaction tracker projects and be involved in POP, BPRI’s quarterly Political Opinion Panel.
BPRI is part of WP’s global communications network and is online at: www.bprigroup.com .
Earlier in the year, the firm appointed Colette McGee as Business Development Manager.