Moneysupermarket top marketer David Osborne to leave

Be the first to comment Vegas by Mother Vegas by Mother's marketing director David Osborne is leaving the business, and will be replaced by Tesco's brand communications director Kenny Jacobs.

Osborne, who sits on the board of the price comparison site, joined in 2009 from Easyjet, where he was UK country manager.

During his time at he oversaw its first major sponsorship deal, with ITV’s ‘Britain's Got Talent’ last year ,and the replacement of advertising frontman Peter Jones with comedian Omid Djalili.

Prior to Easyjet, he held senior marketing roles at Orange, Amazon and Diageo. It is understood he is leaving without a job to go to and departs at the end of the year. 

Jacobs joined Tesco as marketing director in 2008 and has held his current role for more than a year. Prior to Tesco he worked at Metro Cash and Carry, Accenture and Procter & Gamble.

He joins on 1 December. Tesco did not confirm whether he would be replaced.


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