Rory Scarfe will be joining The Blair Partnership as Agency Director on 4th July 2018. Rory joins from Furniss Lawton, which is part of the James Grant Group.
Rory Scarfe began his career as an editorial assistant at Simon & Schuster, where he became a commissioning editor before joining HarperCollins as Editorial Director for Harper Sport. After a brief stint as an independent agent, he joined Furniss Lawton in 2014, where he has spent the last three years. In 2017 Rory was shortlisted for ‘Agent of the Year’ at the British Book Awards, organised by The Bookseller.
Neil Blair, Founding Partner of The Blair Partnership said: ‘We are absolutely thrilled that Rory is joining The Blair Partnership. He has a formidable reputation and his entrepreneurial spirit, creativity and passion for his craft are very much aligned with our ambitions for the future of the agency and our clients.’
Rory Scarfe said: ‘After three fantastic years at Furniss Lawton, I am hugely excited to start at The Blair Partnership. I am joining a supremely talented group of people with a progressive approach to representation and I am excited to see what we can achieve.’