What we do


Oystercatchers are industry leading consultants for your brand’s Agency Search, Selection and Pitch processes. We help you identify, hire, and work better with the right agency capability for your brand’s success. 

We believe people, creativity, media and digital are at the heart of every successful partnership. We focus on finding you the right team, the right ways of working and the right agency partners to transform your marketing performance. 



Through the Lens – exploring the nitty-gritty of what makes modern marketing leaders tick

DAVID WHELDON | Former CMO & Consultant

David Wheldon, Former CMO & Consultant shares his wisdom from his 40 year long career in advertising and marketing, including how to create work that leaves a lasting impact and one character trait every successful marketer should possess. He also explores how to test what makes a good idea, how creativity has changed with advancements […]

ANNA BRAITHWAITE | Marketing Director at M&S

Anna Braithwaite, Marketing Director at M&S, reveals her unorthodox approach to working as a client, how she relies on her gut instincts and uses them to her advantage, and shares the advice she would give her younger self. Anna also gives us a glimpse into her philosophy on agency partnerships, and why she describes her […]

MARGARET JOBLING | Chief Marketing Officer | Natwest

Margaret Jobling, Chief Marketing Officer at Natwest, shares her insight on her biggest worry in the industry, how we can revive the art of creativity and making products which live up to their promises. When choosing her agency partners, she also discusses the importance of shared values, why it’s imperative that agencies evoke an emotion, […]

KENYATTE NELSON | Non Executive Director at British Retail Consortium

Kenyatte Nelson, Non Executive Director at British Retail Consortium, tells us why he doesn’t conform to the norm of creativity, identifies where modern brands are currently missing a trick, and gives a key piece of advice those in the industry should heed to become a really great marketer. Speaking from his experience in fashion marketing, […]

Find out how we can help supercharge your partnerships

Bespoke to each client's needs and objectives, we offer a range of services to ensure your agency partnerships are working efficiently and deliver results for your business.

Agency Search & Selection

Identifying and hiring the optimum agency to accelerate your business’ marketing performance. 

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