Award winning strategic communications, market intelligence and event optimisation solutions

Strategic Communications

Effective public relations solutions tailored to your needs.
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Market Intelligence

Bespoke projects with fresh insights and actionable recommendations.
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Event Optimisation

Maximising events across the region.
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Insight Discovery is a multiple award winning consultancy that specialises in strategic communications, market intelligence and event optimisation.

We offer bespoke innovative solutions and a personalised service to companies operating in Emerging Markets, these include many of the world’s largest and best-known financial institutions. We also manage projects for professional services companies, such as law firms and government agencies

We leverage a wide network of experienced content writers, digital marketers and designers to help our clients will all their communication, research and event management requirements

For six years running, Insight Discovery was voted ‘Best Consultancy Firm in The Middle East’ by Global Investor, part of Euromoney.

Insight Discovery is behind the, which helps expats find a qualified financial adviser from a regulated firm.


We focus on:

  • Emerging markets-Middle East, Asia and South Africa.
  • Three sectors- financial services, professional services and government agencies.
  • Just three core activities- communications, research and events.
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Total assets (in US $) managed by our 5 retained asset management PR clients

For six years running Insight Discovery was voted ‘Best Consultancy Firm In The Middle East’ by Global Investor, part of Euromoney


Average response rate from our past employee engagement studies

Interviews conducted in October 2017. Interviews were conducted in Chile, Brazil, UAE, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore and Vietnam
“I have known Nigel since my arrival in the Middle East and have commissioned him to undertake several pieces of research for our business. Nigel has proven to be a very reliable business partner, providing top quality output and, in my view, is very much the leader in his field.”

Chris Divito
Managing Director – Middle East & Africa at Friends Provident International

“Nigel was & still is one of, if not the, point of reference for asset management in the region. He is an excellent public speaker, polite & professional & extremely well regarded by his industry piers. Braver than most, he has taken the plunge into a new market & has set up his own firm ‘Insight-discovery’ (Market Research). In difficult times, he has rapidly gained the trust & respect of clients, won mandates with leading institutions & all this without a hint of arrogance. I have great confidence in introducing Nigel & Insight-discovery to my clients. Feed back has consistently been positive. I urge small or large institution looking for a quality service in regards market research to approach Nigel. I can assure you it will be a pleasant & rewarding experience.”

Peter Greaves

“I have worked with Nigel on various projects in my capacity as CMO, Zurich Life, MEA. Nigel is a rare breed, fusing old school ethics, hard work and integrity with new school innovation, creativity and flexibility in approach. He is extremely well connected in various UAE professional communities and I look forward to continuing to work with Nigel for many years to come. Keep up the good work Nigel!!!”

Yusuf Jehangir
Experienced CMO with international and GCC experience within financial services

“We were looking for a firm that truly understood the Middle East and could help us position our products to the right channels thus saving us a huge amount of time and money. The research was excellent and Nigel delivered it within budget and ahead of time.”

Stuart Alexander
Co-Founder and Chief Executive at Gemini Investment Management

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Contact Us

Dubai, UAE

Contact Nigel Sillitoe

+97155 8809676

London, UK

Contact Tim Harrison

+44 7713 695647

Bangalore, India

Contact Sudha Shettihalli