MRM, the financial services PR consultancy, has promoted Cat Ommanney to the position of consultant with immediate effect.

Prior to her new role, Ommanney worked at MRM as an account executive, working on a variety of accounts, including Ignis Asset Management, GLG, Cofunds, Sesame, and Castle Trust.

Before joining MRM in the summer of 2010, Ommanney graduated from Leeds University with a first class honours degree in French and Spanish.

Commenting on the announcement, MRM joint head, Andrew Appleyard said: “Cat’s progress over the last year has been tremendous and her promotion is reflective of this and highly deserved. She is a valuable member of our growing team and we are confident that she will rise to the challenge of her new role as consultant.”