Aegis Media GC promoted to group role

Aegis Media general counsel (GC) Simon Zinger has been ­promoted to the newly created role of GC at Aegis Group.

Zinger will oversee all legal, regulatory and compliance ­functions within the group, which includes Aegis Media and market research company Synovate. “This new position gives me the opportunity to drive a consistent legal strategy and approach to ­supporting the business on a global basis,” said Zinger. The FTSE250 company last year reported a turnover
of £1.3bn.