Movers: Appointment at Octagon

The sports and event marketing company Octagon has appointed the former Coca-Cola Enterprises vice-president of sales and marketing Nick Massey as its managing director.

Massey spent 14 years at Coca-Cola in the US and in the UK. His 20-year career also includes spells at the General Electric Company and business consultant PA Consulting.

Octagon has also hired Michel Branet as the vice-president of business development for Europe, the Middle East and Africa and Natasha Nanoye as the research director for EMEA. Branet joins from the IT trading company EXIT 40, while Nanoye moves from Sports Marketing Surveys.