Sorrell to carry Olympic Flame.
Nike attempts to overturn Rooney tweet ban.
Chris Moyles to leave Radio 1 breakfast show.
Myleene Klass is swapping Marks & Spencer (M&S) for Littlewoods, to become its brand ambassador fronting new ads and designing clothes for the online retailer.
John Myers, the former chief executive of The Radio Academy and GMG Radio, and Billy Anderson, former regional managing director at GMG Radio, have formed a rock music media company called TeamRock.
The firm said it hired four managing directors from Bank of America Corp’s Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Credit Suisse to strengthen its technology corporate and investment banking practice.
The Texas-based private equity firm has hired Vinse Davidson as managing director and chief financial officer. Davidson joins from STARTech Early Ventures, where he was a partner and CFO for 12 years.
PERELLA WEINBERG PARTNERS
The financial services company appointed Philippe McAuliffe as a partner and Nick Johnston as a managing director in its advisory group.
McAuliffe, who was most recently a managing director in JPMorgan’s healthcare investment banking group, will be based in New York.
Nick Johnston will join the firm’s London office. He previously worked as an executive director in JPMorgan’s investment banking group.
The investment company appointed Sergei Khaliullin as a director in the mergers & acquisitions execution team. Khaliullin joins from Alfa-Bank, where he was director of corporate finance.