Scientists find new particle, probably the Higgs.
Google has moved to settle an the anti-trust case brought by the European Commission, which could see it change the way it ranks other businesses in its search rankings.
Nivea-owner Beiersdorf has appointed its first marketing director across Northern Europe amid a root-and-branch overhaul of its regional structure, as it looks to develop centralised marketing messages across Europe.
O2 partners with Nike to unveil Priority Sports loyalty drive.
GSK’s Tim Brooks resurfaces at Creative Leap agency.
Global, the parent company of Global Radio, is making its first foray into TV with the launch of Heart TV and Capital TV in September.
Total Media has appointed former MPG executive Celine Saturnino to the post of head of digital, a role in which she will spearhead its digital departments and service offerings.
Bob Diamond quit as chief executive of Britain’s third largest bank with immediate effect on Tuesday, the highest-profile casualty of an interest rate-rigging scandal that spans more than a dozen major banks across the world.
CAIRN CAPITAL LTD
The London-based asset management and investment advisory firm hired Gerrit Gorp to lead its marketing in the Nordic and Benelux regions. Gerrit worked at Pictet Asset Management since 2005. His last position there was chief marketing officer for Northern Europe.
The UK-based life insurance company appointed Alex Duncan as chief risk officer with effect from September. Duncan has worked with Old Mutual PLC for eight years in a number of roles including head of UK acquisitions.
PSIGMA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT LTD
The investment management company hired Nina Krishna as chief operating officer. Krishna has held senior positions at JP Morgan, UBS and recently worked at HSBC in Dubai as COO for Global Banking, Markets & Private Bank.