Lance Armstrong tells Oprah Winfrey he doped during all seven Tour de France victories.
Mindshare has promoted Mark Creighton to UK chief executive. He replaces Jed Glanvill, who becomes the UK chairman alongside his existing post of EMEA regional leader.
Simon Francis, the former Aegis Media EMEA chief executive, has launched a marketing consultancy called Flock Associates.
Initiative has hired Jonathan Fowles in the new role of chief strategy officer for its key growth markets around the world, including the UK.
GAIN CAPITAL HOLDINGS INC GCAP.N
The retail currency broker named Joseph Wald as executive vice president and will lead Gain’s institutional business.
ERNST & YOUNG LLP
The audit firm named six new hires to its transaction advisory services practice.
32 ADVISORS LLC
The advisory firm started by Robert Wolf, a top Wall Street rainmaker, has hired Austan Goolsbee as a strategic partner, the New York Times reported, citing people briefed on the matter.
Wolf, who left UBS AG last summer, is one of U.S. President Barack Obama’s favorite bankers and Goolsbee is one of the president’s go-to economists, the Times said.
ESPIRITO SANTO INVESTMENT BANK
The unit of Portugal’s Banco Espirito Santo said it appointed Kevin Wilson to the new position of chief operating officer of global capital markets, and hired John Deanas as director, capital markets – industrials.
The bank also appointed Robert Morton as director, capital markets – support services and Will Draper as head of research.