Based in central London, Spreckley is one of the UK’s best-known independent PR consultancies with expert knowledge of Business, Consumer and Technology markets. Our clients range from major international companies and brands, to smaller specialist businesses and innovators.
All clients receive the same focus on creativity, commitment to results and first class client service. We are content creators, using every facet of PR to feed into and drive integrated comms to deliver both business value and a fresh competitive edge to our clients.
Spreckley has now opened a new satellite office in Stirling, central Scotland to capitalise on the exceptional growth currently taking place within the digital technology sector across the region. This will focus on delivering first-class, highly-integrated communications to the budding tech market north of the border.

Senior Management

Our senior management team is made up of highly experienced professionals with diverse skill sets and impressive track records.

Richard Merrin

Managing Director

Public relations professional with 20 plus years’ experience in the field of IT, business to business and reputation management. Richard is heavily involved in the Cloud Industry Forum, as well as a host of other industry bodies including the Federation Against Software Theft and The Green Grid. With pan-European and wider global experience he is expert in helping US companies enter the UK and mainland European markets – having worked with brands such as Brocade, LSI, Open Text and many others.

Robin Campbell-Burt


Robin has worked in communications for over 10 years, starting his career as a parliamentary researcher before moving to numerous press office roles across central government. He then moved agency-side for the first time in 2009 and has since worked at a senior level for a broad range of clients in the technology, corporate and not-for-profit sectors. With a strong pedigree in media relations and content development, Robin has an outstanding track record in developing integrated multichannel campaigns.

Joanna Newsome

Account Director

Joanna has 12 years’ experience in B2B services/ corporate and B2C PR. She has an extremely broad and diverse expertise in raising awareness and driving thought leadership for companies of all sizes – from entrepreneur or university spin-out to big brand names and multi-national companies, leading and overseeing PR campaigns nationally, pan-EMEA and globally. Joanna specialises in integrated marketing communications campaigns, incorporating e-marketing, lead generation, printed marketing and social media, across geographical borders. She has most recently worked with clients in recruitment, customer service, and facilities management.

Nick Bird

Account Director, Scotland

Having joined Spreckley in 2010 as a senior account executive, Nick has progressed through the ranks to the role of account director. He currently looks after a broad portfolio of clients including hedge fund administrators, supply chain management consultants, cloud services providers and simulation technology experts. Prior to joining Spreckley, Nick spent two years developing his PR skills at digital marketing agency Metia where he worked in the PR teams representing clients in the financial technology space. He studied International Hospitality Management at Bournemouth University where he received a BA (Hons) 2:1 degree.

Our Network

Spreckley is a full service, integrated communications agency with a support network of partner suppliers that we think are the best in the business.