Channel 4 will tonight (8 August) launch an ident featuring Usain Bolt, in which the world’s fastest man is transformed into the network’s logo.
UTV Media, the owner of national radio station TalkSport and Sport magazine, has appointed Future Publishing’s digital commercial director Kurt Edwards as commercial director of its ad sales division UTV Pitch.
LLOYDS BANK CORPORATE MARKETS
The unit of Lloyds Banking Group appointed Keith Underwood as head of FX trading, North America. He joins from FX Risk Advisors, a consultancy specialised in FX risk management, where he was CEO and head of risk.
BARING ASSET MANAGEMENT
The international investment firm appointed Faisal Ali as investment manager in its emerging markets debt team. Ali joins from Observatory Capital, where he was a portfolio manager in the emerging markets team.
FRONTIER INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT
The multi-asset and alternative investment specialist named Simon Liang as an analyst on its investment team. Liang joins from Bfinance UK Ltd where he provided analysis on fund managers and their investment strategies across all asset classes for institutional investors.