The Week

Bell Pottinger has promoted David Beck, group's client services director, and David Wilson, chairman of Bell Pottinger Public Relations, to managing directors.

Burson-Marsteller has named its new MD as Clarence Mitchell, the ex-BBC presenter and former spokesman for Madeleine McCann's parents.

Amir Khan, the British boxing world champion and Olympic silver medallist, has called in M&C Saatchi Sport & Entertainment to handle his PR.

GolinHarris has promoted co-European MDs Jonathan Hughes and Matt Neale to presidents, international, and Gary Rudnick to president of the Americas. All three report to CEO Fred Cook.

Sony Europe has hired former BBC comms director Sally Osman to lead corporate, product and social media comms.

Matt Baker, former head of PR at Channel 4, has been recruited as acting head of media at Oxfam.

Kenyon Fraser has appointed Davide de Maestri as an associate director. De Maestri was previously brand director at Liverpool Football Club.

Mark Collins PR will head publicity for the upcoming Michael Jackson memorial tour that will visit the UK, Europe and Australia.

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