Sainsbury’s Bank has appointed Rob Walker, a former general manager at HSBC, as chief executive. He replaces Tim Pile, the former Alliance & Leicester marketing director, who was recently ousted (MW March 23).
With 26% of budgets being wasted on poor briefs and misdirected work, a new guide has been devised to help marketers deliver better briefs.
ISBA says the appointment comes at an important time for the trade body, as the industry faces new regulations, inflation, and the ongoing impact of Brexit.
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