Movers: Appointment at Unilever

Simon Marshall, a Unilever lifer and the managing director of its home and personal care business in Ireland, is moving to take the equivalent role at Unilever Foodsolutions UK.

Marshall, who has worked at Unilever for 25 years, replaces Calum Ross, who is moving to Brazil to head the company's Latin American food service operation. In his new role, Marshall will be responsible for brands including Knorr, Hellmann's, PG Tips, Lipton, Flora and Marmite. His career at Unilever includes a number of senior management positions in the UK and overseas. He has focused on customer development as well as gaining experience in marketing and finance.