Nepean bolsters team with new appointments

Nepean, the reputation and communications advisory firm, today announces the appointment of Martin Glenn to the board as a non-executive advisor and Harry Roxburgh to the position of Consultant in the business.

Martin will work closely with Managing Partner Gavin Davis as the business continues to grow, drawing on his extensive experience working with high performing organisations. A veteran of the Consumer Goods industry he was at PepsiCo, for fifteen years, responsible for the Walkers Snackfoods business. Martin was most recently CEO of the Football Association and prior to that CEO of private equity backed businesses United Biscuits and Birds Eye iglo. He is currently Chairman of the Chapel Down Group, Chairman of the Football Foundation-the UK’s biggest sporting charity and non-executive director of ice cream manufacturer Froneri.

Harry joins Nepean with significant research and insight expertise from his previous roles at Scott Prenn, a boutique philanthropic advisory firm, and C|T Group. He most recently completed his Masters in Security Studies at University College London after completing a Bachelor of Politics from Durham University.

Nepean advises businesses on their behaviour, language and engagement to help manage risk and create commercial opportunity. Since launching in July 2019 the business has supported organisations and individuals on achieving their long-term objectives as well as managing special situations and complex challenges impacting reputation.

Commenting, Gavin Davis, Managing Partner of Nepean, said “It’s great to have Martin and Harry part of the team and the respective skills they bring. The support Martin will provide to Nepean as we continue to grow will be invaluable – especially as we think about culture and our intention to be the best place to work in our industry. Bringing Harry on board fits our approach of curious, ambitious and intelligent people who can instantly add value to our business and clients. We look forward to announcing more hires and continuing to deliver for our growing client base.”

Martin said: “I have known and worked with Gavin for many years so know what Nepean is capable of. I am delighted to help this thoughtful, deliberate and determined firm as it looks to do things differently.”