Andy Coulson falls on his feet with media consultancy role.
David Cameron’s former director of communications, who resigned in January, takes PR role ‘providing strategic advice.’
The former News of the World editor, who resigned as the No 10 communications director in January, has signed up One Young World as his first client for a new media consultancy.
The wealth management and advisory services provider appointed John Craven as a senior adviser. Craven is currently chairman of Argentinean gold mining company Patagonia Gold .
The UK-based investment management firm hired James Tomlins to its retail fixed income investment team. Tomlins joins from Cazenove Capital Management.
LinkedIn, the business social networking site, is poised to step up its global marketing after making two senior appointments.
Clive Punter has been promoted to global managing director for marketing solutions, having previously headed the division in Europe. A former CBS Outdoor chief, Punter will report to Mike Gamson, senior vice-president of global sales.
LinkedIn has also appointed former AOL marketer Laurence Bret-Stern as its first marketing director for Europe, based at its new Paris office. She will report to Nick Besbeas, vice-president of marketing.