WPP proposes 50% pay rise for founder Sir Martin Sorrell.
Shareholders shocked by plan to raise chief’s pay to £1.5m plus bonuses.
EasyJet founder Stelios Haji-Ioannou drops vote on expelling board member.
Tycoon’s easyGroup business withdraws request for extraordinary general meeting to remove Rigas Doganis.
M&C Saatchi has promoted its managing director, Carrie Hindmarsh, to joint chief executive and made Mark Goodwin its creative director.
Emma Harris, Eurostar sales and marketing director, is to leave the company in January following a commercial reorganisation.
Chris Harris, the global brand and marketing strategy director at Nokia, is joining luxury car retailer HR Owen as marketing and customer director.
Hewlett-Packard Co named former eBay Inc Chief Executive Meg Whitman its president and CEO, replacing the harshly criticized Leo Apotheker in a bid to restore investor confidence in the iconic Silicon Valley company.
The decision was made without a formal CEO search and piled renewed criticism on the board, which investors have blamed — at least in part — for the storied company’s recent missteps.
The Professional Publishers Association (PPA), the body for UK magazine publishers, has appointed former IPC leader James Papworth as its first marketing director in three years.
The San Francisco-based division of investment banking firm Panmure Gordon & Co appointed Bruce Nollenberger as president of its Think asset and wealth management team. In 2002, Nollenberger founded Nollenberger Capital Partners Inc, a full service broker dealer which was sold to Sterne Agee in January this year.
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The investment management firm hired a three-member advisory team from Barclays Wealth, comprising Tony Akrasi, Andrew Little and Turon Miah, who join as stockbrokers.