Mr B & Friends appoints Peter Gandolfi as chairman

Mr B & Friends has today announced that Peter Gandolfi is joining the agency in the non-executive role of chairman.

Gandolfi, who worked at Nationwide Building Society for ten years in the roles of head of brand strategy and sports marketing, now runs his own consultancy alongside a number of other business ventures.

Gandolfi said: “I’m thrilled to have been asked to join such an innovative and successful agency. They’ve achieved excellent results to date with an impressive portfolio of clients. I’m particularly looking forward to helping them grow both strategically and commercially - penetrating new markets and winning new clients.”

Barbat, agency MD, added: “We’ve invested heavily in our infrastructure, resources and capabilities over the past two years, and now have further organic growth in our sights. We have attracted a wide range of exciting clients recently and our ambition is to build our reputation as experts in certain vertical sectors. With Peter’s guidance, we’re confident we can achieve our objectives.”

Gandolfi’s work at Mr B & Friends will focus on business growth strategy.