Northern & Shell has promoted Express Newspapers ad controller Jane Putley to the new role of head of trading across its newspapers and magazines, as part of a restructure designed to enable greater collaboration throughout the company.
The British insurer said its chairman Harvey McGrath, heavily criticised by investors for his role in the group’s failed attempt to buy Asian rival AIA last year, is to retire in 2012.
BANK OF SINGAPORE
The unit of Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp named Pauline Chung as the managing director and Arthur Fong as the market head for its Greater China team. Chung will also serve as the head of strategy for the Greater China business.