Water and sewerage regulator Ofwat is holding interviews this week for its newly created general counsel role.
The former head of legal of The Times, Alastair Brett, has been suspended from practice for six months by the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal (SDT).
Fox International Channels (FIC) has appointed Francis Chang as its senior vice-president legal and business affairs and general counsel for Asia Pacific and the Middle East.
American Express (AmEx) has named managing counsel Tim Heine as its interim general counsel as it rejigs its internal reporting structure.
The Co-operative Bank has named Brona McKeown as its new general counsel and company secretary, a month after announcing the split of its legal function.
Siemens general counsel Peter Solmssen is to leave the group next month as the top legal job is axed from the management board.
The Abu Dhabi National Energy Company (TAQA) has appointed a new general counsel and company secretary to replace outgoing Steven Phillips who retires this year.
Soft drinks company Britvic has appointed Addleshaw Goddard M&A partner Clare Thomas as its new general counsel after a period of secondment.
Tui Travel has promoted its mainstream tour operating general counsel, Mike Bowers, to the role of group legal director, following the decision of the FTSE 100 company’s legal chief Andrew John to begin planning for retirement.
Société Générale Group has named Christopher Davies as its new regional general counsel for Asia Pacific, as predecessor Mark Duncan promoted to a role in the Paris headquarters.