The Soho Agency promotes Marina de Pass and Niamh O’Grady to Associate Agent

Marina de Pass and Niamh O’Grady have been promoted to the role of Associate Agent at The Soho Agency.

Marina de Pass joined the agency in 2016, after working for several years in the editorial departments of Little, Brown and HarperCollins. She is actively looking for commercial and book-club fiction in all its forms. She will also continue to work closely with Araminta Whitley on her client list.

Niamh O’Grady joined the agency in 2015, having worked as a Waterstones bookseller in Manchester. She will be actively looking for accessible literary fiction and narrative non-fiction as well as new Irish and Northern writing talent. She will also continue to support Mark Lucas and Alice Saunders.

Philippa Milnes-Smith, Managing Director of The Soho Agency said: ‘Both Marina and Niamh have been invaluable members of our team for some years and we are delighted that they will now be developing their own distinctive client lists in addition to their existing roles.’