Andy Booth - Firebrand Insight


Firebrand Insight is an insights-based consultancy focusing on providing high quality direction and focus for discerning service-sector clients worldwide 

Firebrand specialises in the finance, travel, hospitality, transportation and logistics sectors and also has significant experience in the not-for-profit area.  We are well equipped to undertake research in any B2B or B2C environment.  Additionally we have great experience in change-management areas and in employee research. 

Firebrand Insight work is truly global.  We have developed a talented cadre of associates who work with us in all key markets.

Founders Andy Booth and Andrew Smith each have over thirty years of experience in research - on both agency and the client-sides of the industry.  Andy Booth has managed global research functions at British Airways, DHL and UPS, and spent seven years as Research Director of a leading change management consultancy. He is a visiting assessor of graduate marketing and management programmes at Imperial College Business School and a Fellow of The Royal Society of Arts.

Firebrand Insight sets out to reassure and to reduce uncertainty in marketing decision making.  That our clients return time and time again suggests that we are succeeding in meeting this objective.


Firebrand Insight specialises in international research into brand issues, NPD, customer retention and employee alignment

Key sectors are financial services, logistics, hospitality, transportation. travel and aviation.


Andy Booth has c30 years' research experience garnered in agency, consultancy and corporate environments.  He has managed research departments clientside and has held Director level appointments at MSB (Managing The Service Business), Marketing Direction and at B2B experts Circle Research. Together with Andrew Smith, Andy founded Firebrand Insight in 2012.

What sectors do you most often work in?

  • Business to business
  • Entertainment, leisure & travel

What are the main types of research/research specialisms you conduct most often?

  • Recruitment and Fieldwork
  • Quantitative
  • Qualitative
  • Specialist techniques
  • Data Processing & Reporting
  • Online/Mobile
  • International

What regions within the UK do you cover?

  • English Midlands
  • London/South East England
  • Northern England
  • South West England
  • N. Ireland
  • Scotland
  • Wales

Which international regions do you cover?

  • Western Europe
  • SE Asia
  • Japan
  • China
  • India/Pakistan/Bangladesh/Sri Lanka
  • Central/South America
  • North America
  • Africa
  • Middle East
  • Eastern Europe
  • Australasia

Where are your offices in the UK?

  • London/South East England