Movers and Shakers: Ford, Rapp, Above & Beyond, D&AD, Leagas Delaney, BBC

Campaign 10 Jun 2020 11:32

Ford has appointed Peter Zillig, outgoing chief executive of Cheil UK, as director, brand and marketing communications, for Europe. He will join Ford on 1 July. Anthony Ireson, who was previously director of marketing communications at Ford Europe, has moved to the role of director of customer services for Ford UK. 

John Treacy, executive creative director at Proximity, is stepping down after the agency merged with Rapp last month. Treacy, who has worked at Proximity since 2013, said he is taking the opportunity "to go in a different direction". The newly merged Rapp UK will led by chief creative officer Al Mackie, who joined Rapp in 2017. 

Above & Beyond has appointed former Grey London and Bartle Bogle Hegarty creative leader Dominic Goldman as executive creative director. David Billing, group chief creative officer at The Beyond Collective, will hand over the creative reins of Above & Beyond to Goldman and focus on the wider group.

Fergus Hay, chief executive of Leagas Delaney, has left the agency. A spokesman said that he had exited the business but would not comment further due to an ongoing legal process.

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