Meet The Team

Flare Insight comprises a team of researchers with a background in professional services and business research. Whilst our primary team is based in North-West England, we serve clients globally, and retain a virtual team based across the world with local knowledge and subject matter expertise.

Our areas of specialism include company and sector profiling, brand and competitor monitoring, and broader quantitative and qualitative data analysis.

Management Team

  • Catriona Collier Managing Director

    Catriona Collier, Managing Director

    Catriona established Flare Insight in 2017. Having worked for law and accountancy firms for 12 years, she has a true passion for creating action oriented insight. Research and analysis positions include leading the Business Insight function at BCLP; establishing the marketing research function at RSM Tennon; and research roles at CMS and MarketLine.

  • Alex Waddington Data and Policy Consultant

    Catriona Collier, Managing Director

    Alex is an experienced corporate communications leader and strategic advisor and has previously worked in PR, internal communications, marketing, policy and public affairs. Alex is passionate about using smart data discovery and analysis to uncover meaningful new insights. He is an expert in evaluating competitor communications and advising clients on how to stay ahead of the pack. Alex leads our policy and legislation offering, tracking and analysing developments that matter the most to your clients, campaign and communications.

  • Christina Ufton Client Service Manager

    Catriona Collier, Managing Director

    Christina has a keen interest in helping firms to create unique campaigns which drive sales, with previous roles including marketing management positions at Sky and Premier Media Group. At Flare Insight Christina leads the brand and communications consulting team, helping clients to evaluate their proposition and adjust marketing strategies accordingly.