Suzie Warner, 37, to new post of global director-marketing, Havas' MPG, London, from director-brands and integrated marketing, WPP Group's Burson-Marsteller, London.
Manuel Maltez to country manager-Portugal, for WPP Group. Portugal is the ninth market to create the position of country manager to help develop business at WPP companies. Mr. Maltez, a former agency executive, has been a consultant to his family's and other businesses for the last three years.
Chris Mitchell to joint executive creative director, JWT, Tokyo, from creative director, WPP's Batey Red Cell, Singapore. He will work with existing Executive Creative Director Koichi Ito, also in Tokyo.
Eamonn Store to managing director of WPP's Mediaedge:cia London-based global client-management division, from client-services director for Europe, Middle East and Africa at Publicis' Starcom Mediavest; Mediaedge:cia. Managing partners Frances O'Neil and Caroline Foster Kenny were also named managing directors. Scott Smith joins as chief operating officer July 1, from general manager Europe Middle East and Africa at Digitas' Modem Media.