Did Queen Mum guess Blunt was a communist?
Penguin and Random House in merger talks.
I never believed my father, a lollipop man, was stealing from work.
But all the signs were there.
Starcom MediaVest Group has poached Pippa Glucklich, the chief operating officer at Arena Media, to become the managing director of its Starcom unit.
WELLS FARGO & CO
The bank named Paul Cummings as northeast regional managing director for the company’s Abbot Downing business. Cummings is the former managing director of Bank of America Merrill Lynch .
PERELLA WEINBERG PARTNERS
Perella Weinberg Partners named Joseph Gatto as a partner in the firm’s advisory business, focussing on the consumer and the industrial sectors. He has held senior management positions at Barclays and Lehman before.
Ailing German public-sector lender HSH Nordbank has named a former top manager of peer BayernLB as chief financial officer.
Last week, HSH had fired Chief Executive Paul Lerbinger and replaced him with CFO Constantin von Oesterreich.
AXA INVESTMENT MANAGERS
AXA Investment Managers, the asset management company within the AXA Group, appointed Qi Sun as Emerging Asia Economist, based in Hong Kong. Qi joins from the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, where he worked as an economist focused on China.