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Marcus Watson

Chairman

Object Media Group

London, UK

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Biography

Marcus Watson is co-founder and CEO of Adoreum Partners, a leading business and corporate development consultancy. He is also Chairman of Object Media Group, a film, television and branded content producer.

As an experienced entrepreneur, advisor and non-executive director, Marcus has held many positions in many different sectors. He currently advises Newcomen Partners, Gladman Group, UNICEF in the UK, Global Accounting Network and Hoxton Circle Employment Services, which operates in London and New York. In addition, he is on the development board of the MTV Staying Alive Foundation and co-owner and non-executive director of Watson & Hillhouse who supply piling equipment to the construction industry.

Marcus is an angel investor committed to providing small businesses and ambitious entrepreneurs with the opportunity to grow and thrive. He specialises in investment fund-raising, corporate finance, strategy marketing and business development and is a graduate of King's College London, where he obtained a MSc in International Business Management.

Marcus Watson’s Background

Object Media Group
Chairman
Apr 2019 - Present
London, UK
Object is a media company centred on talent with a simple mantra to find talent. make content. repeat. Object is set up to offer a fully curated experience. 360 degree and cross-platform. And, like a music label, operates under a single, very simple philosophy: take risks, be the attraction.
Adoreum Partners
Co-Founder & CEO
Feb 2009 - Present
London, UK
Adoreum Partners is a business and corporate development consultancy which advises, invests in and creates luxury, financial services, lifestyle, health and wellness, media and tech companies.
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Marcus Watson’s Gallery

Current Board Positions

Newcomen Partners
Co-Founder & Non-Executive Director
Mar 2018 - Present
London, UK
Newcomen Partners, and the network they bring, aims to help company founders, entrepreneurs and investors drive genuine shareholder value via non-executives and advisors.
Hoxton Circle Employment Services
Co-Founder & Non-Executive Director
May 2016 - Present
New York, NY, USA
Hoxton Circle is a full-service employment company operating in London and New York.
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Philanthropy

UNICEF UK
UK UHNW Advisor
May 2017 - Present
London, UK
UNICEF is a non-profit organisation which works in 190 countries and territories to save children’s lives, defend their rights and help them fulfil their potential, from early childhood through adolescence.
The MTV Staying Alive Foundation
Development Board Member
Oct 2015 - Present
London, UK
The MTV Staying Alive Foundation is a charity founded by Bill Roedy and Georgia Arnold that fights HIV by funding and training young people around the world to run their own HIV prevention projects.

Media

Urbanologie: My Perfect Day - Marcus Watson
Interviewee
London, UK
Urbanologist and CEO of business development consultancy Adoreum Partners, shares with U his favourite tips and hangouts, giving U an insight into his 'Perfect Day'.

Marcus Watson’s Education

King's College London
MSc International Business Management
1993 - 1994