Movers: Appointment at Lateral

The digital agency Lateral has strengthened its strategic credentials with the appointment of Douglas Smith to the position of senior strategic planner.

Smith moves to London from the Antwerp-based agency These Days, where he was the group account director on Nokia and Tourism Flanders.

Smith's career spans 14 years, including strategic planning roles at agencies such as BBDO and Grey Interactive in Helsinki, where he developed a number of Nokia's earliest campaigns. He also spent time working at Nokia, where he developed the global loyalty programme, Club Nokia.