NEWS6 May 2011

The Futures Company hires COI’s Soanes for director role

People UK

UK— Trends research agency The Futures Company has appointed Phil Soanes as a director in the UK, to work on qualitiative projects.

Soanes was previously at the government’s Central Office of Information, most recently on secondment to the Cabinet Office’s strategic communications team working on the Big Society and Transparency projects.

In the private sector, Soanes has held branding and innovation roles at ad and marketing agencies Ogilvy, TBWA/London, branding engagement firm Circus and innovation consultancy Clear Ideas.