Reckitt Benckiser has appointed Heather Allen as executive vice-president for category development, taking the post vacated by Rakesh Kapoor, who was recently appointed chief executive designate.
Kapoor is taking the reins from Bart Becht, who announced in April he would retire in September.
Innocent marketing executive Jo Goyder has left the company after just over a year to join consultancy Brand Development.
Goyder left his role as consumer insights manager for innovation and juice at Innocent within the past two weeks.
The National Magazine Company has promoted Jessica Myers to the role of group ad director for its weeklies division.
Myers, currently ad director for NatMag’s celebrity weekly Reveal, will take over display advertising responsibility across the weeklies portfolio from next Monday.
Dave Chase, the head of brand partnerships at specialist music consultancy BrandAmp, is to join Interpublic’s integrated and experiential agency Momentum to manage its relationship with American Express and Live Nation.
The Swiss banking giant named Campbell Stewart as head of metals and mining for Asia-Pacific, as the top equity underwriter in the region for six-straight years reshuffles its team in the region.
The international bank has appointed Diana Layfield as regional chief executive, Africa, effective June 22. Layfield succeeds Mike Hart, who becomes vice-chairman for the bank’s operations in Africa.
The global bank announced the appointment of Charlie Gregson as the new chairman. Gregson will replace Mike Wilson, who will remain with the group as Life President.
BLUEFIN WEALTH MANAGEMENT
The unit of Bluefin Advisory Services appointed Chris Durnian as a financial planner based in its London office. Durnian joins from Lloyds Wealth Management where he was a wealth management adviser.
FENCHURCH ADVISORY PARTNERS
The specialist investment bank announced that Guy Miller is joining the firm as a managing director. Guy was until recently head of European Financial Institutions M&A at Royal Bank of Scotland.