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Stephen Knight joins Cicero as non-executive chairman

Cicero Consulting has appointed Checkmate Mortgages executive chairman and former GMAC RFC UK chairman Stephen Knight as non-executive chairman.

Knight will lead the company’s ambitious expansion plans but will retain his role at Checkmate.

The firm now offers three major public policy offerings, public affairs consultancy Cicero Consulting, event and conference manager Cicero Forum and UK/EU political, regulatory and key influencer monitoring service NovaRes which delivers real-time information and analysis.

Knight says: “Cicero Consulting is now recognised as the leading financial sector public policy consulting group in the UK. I am looking forward to supporting Cicero’s development of this core business as well Cicero Forum and the exciting Nova Res business.”

Cicero Consulting managing director Jeremy Swan says: “Stephen Knight is an innovator and a market leader. The experience he will bring to Cicero at this exciting time as we expand the business is incalculable. We are looking forward to working with him to deliver the next phase in our growth plans.”


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