Headquartered in Edinburgh, active in London and international markets, Freer's approach focuses on strategic thinking, aligning PR with business objectives, underpinned by trusted contacts across the press and a commitment to high levels of client service.
Advising the co-founders at the world’s number one travel search site with local, London-based and international press leading up to and following Sequoia Capital’s $200 million plus investment in the business in 2013. Skyscanner was acquired by Ctrip in November 2016.
Clayton, Dubilier and Rice
Supporting the US private equity giant around European acquisition announcements.
Advising the senior management team of the international property group on the acquisition of Rodamco North America and managing European, US and Australian press relations.
Media advisory to Mike Welch-founded fashion tech startup.
Media advisory to Scotland's foremost support organisation for technology entrepreneurs and organiser of EIE tech investor event.
Media advisory to one of Scotland's largest independent creative agencies who were acquired by Dentsu in 2018.
Media advisory to brand-led digital creative agency in Glasgow and London.
Rettie & Co
Strategic PR support to independent property specialists.
Media advisory to the award-winning civil justice startup.
Strategic PR support to software development group that was acquired by Deliveroo in July 2019. Freer supported the Deliveroo comms team around the acquisition announcement.
Hampden & Co
Strategic PR support to the UK’s newest private bank.
Strategic PR support to one of Scotland’s most promising technology scale-ups who count Microsoft as a keystone client.
Strategic PR support to the B2C and B2B online furniture and lighting retailer who recently appointed Skyscanner chief Shane Corstorphine as chair.
Advising the CEO and founder on media relations from 2012 through to Michelin’s 2015 acquisition of the UK’s number one online tyre retailer.
Managing worldwide media activity around the Liquidation of the Bank of Credit and Commerce International (BCCI), one of the largest corporate insolvencies and white collar fraud stories of the 20th century.
Strategic PR support to one of Scotland's oldest and most dynamic legal firms.
Strategic PR support from launch of the UK's largest tech incubator CodeBase. Since opening its doors in Edinburgh in 2014, CodeBase has supported around 400 digital companies who have raised over $580 million in investment to date.
Strategic PR support to Scottish executive search and headhunting agency.
Strategic PR support to one of the world's most highly rated conference venues.
Two Big Ears
Media advisory to Edinburgh-based VR audio startup acquired by Facebook in 2016.
Strategic PR support to one of the UK's most highly-rated healthtech scale-ups.
Media advisory to the digital marketing agency acquired by DAC Group in 2016.
Media advisory to global investment banking firm.
Media advisory to entrepreneur leadership group and organisers of annual Startup Summit.
Media advisory to the award-winning digital technology services company.
Media advisory to the UK’s number one personal finance app including around its successful 2019 crowdfund.
Media advisory to Scottish brand-led digital agency.
Strategic comms support to the CEO, Head of EMEA and PR team around the launch of the company’s first international office, in Edinburgh. San Francisco-headquartered UserTesting is the leading on-demand Human Insight Platform backed by some of Silicon Valley’s top VCs.