FITCH appoints associate strategy director

Global retail and brand consultancy FITCH has appointed Scott Nelson as associate strategy director for the its Singapore office.

Scott will relocate from the FITCH Columbus office where he has been based for two years.

At FITCH Columbus, Scott led strategic design initiatives with US national retailer, Target. He lead multiple initiatives built around in-store marketing guidelines, the use of digital in-store, category navigation and information strategy, among other projects. Nelson also spent three months in the Singapore office in 2013.

Jane Perry, managing director Southeast Asia said: “We are thrilled to welcome Scott back to FITCH Singapore. He added a tremendous amount of value to our business and our clients during his 3-month Globetrotter visit. At FITCH, everything we do is based on authentic insights. Scott’s appointment will bolster FITCH Singapore’s strategic offer to our clients.”

Reporting into Perry, Scott will sit within FITCH Singapore’s strategy team, led by Ian Bellhouse (pictured) – global strategy director of FITCH Worldwide, who is also based in Singapore.