Nigel Beacom – Managing Director
Nigel Beacom started in the Market Research Industry in 1980 and set up his first Market research company MRNI research in Belfast in 1983. He went on to set up Market Research UK with 7 Offices across England, Scotland and Wales. MRUK was taken over by Cello Group PLC in 2007 and Nigel stayed as the Chairman until late 2010. He set up Future Focus Research in 2010 and specialises in providing research and evaluation support to a range of private and public sector organisations.
He has wide experience of research with utilities, advertising agencies and healthcare as well as Central and Local Government. Recent clients have included Bristol Water, Wessex Water, Gloucestershire County Council, Somerset County Council, Forest of Dean District Council, Bristol Airport, and well as the NHS Clinical Commissioning Groups in Gloucestershire, Bristol, South Gloucestershire and North Somerset.