Collective has hired former Starcom business director Dominic Woolfe as client strategy director, a role that will see him lead a new advertising solutions group.
Fredhopper, the British e-commerce technology company that has offices across Europe and Australia, is expanding into the US, appointing Michael Moore as western regional director and Kevin Calhoun as eastern regional director.
GroupM has appointed Ellie Edward as UK MD of its newly-launched performance agency Quisma.
Just-Eat has made a raft of new hires to strengthen its marketing team. Paul Cook joins as head of global insight from his role as a founder of Insight Bridge, the specialist data analysis consultancy. Former Orange marketer Lucy Milne has become head of the brand’s trade marketing team and Aaron Beckhouse, who previously led brand strategy at Adecco Group UK and Ireland, joins as digital marketing manager.
Lloyds Banking Group has lost Joe Clift from his position of brand and customer marketing director after three years in the role.
Marks & Spencer has also lost a senior executive, with Susan Aubrey-Cound, new channels director in the multichannel team, announcing she is leaving the chain.
MediaCom has promoted former head of TV Phil Hall and MediaCom Beyond Advertising managing partner Kirsti Wenn, to joint heads of investment.
News Corporation this week lost James Murdoch as executive chairman of the group’s UK newspaper arm News International, but he remains executive chairman of News International and chairman of BSkyB, as well as deputy chief operating officer of parent company News Corporation.
Sky Business, the division tasked with building the broadcaster’s links with commercial venues, has hired David Rey from News International to become its MD.
Tesco has promoted Carolyn Bradley to group brand director, and hired David Wood to be its UK marketing director.