Nigel Jones, 45, to CEO of Interpublic's FCB UK Group, London, from chief executive of integrated agency Claydon Heeley Jones Mason, London. He succeeds John Banks, who retires.
Rupert Howell, 48, to regional director of Interpublic's McCann Worldgroup Europe Middle East Africa, succeeding David Warden, who will retire in December. Mr. Howell keeps his job as chairman of McCann Erickson UK & Ireland Group. As part of the European management team, Giuseppe Usuelli, 57, chairman-CEO of McCann Worldgroup Italy, adds the title chairman of McCann Worldgroup EMEA.
Darren Marshall to Coca Cola Co.'s Hong Kong-based group marketing director-East, South Asia & Pacific Rim, from marketing director, Southeast & West Asia, Bangkok. Also moving to Hong Kong is Ayla Ficken, as group marketing director, North Asia, Eurasia & Middle East from director of marketing & business development, Central Europe, Eurasia & Middle East, Warsaw.
Alina Kessel, 39, to CEO Grey Worldwide, D?sseldorf, from managing director, succeeding Michael Hundt, who retires Sept. 30.