The Week: People news - Blazey departs PHD

Morag Blazey, the chief executive of PHD, has left the Omnicom-owned agency after 14 years "by mutual agreement".

Blazey, who has recently been on a sabbatical, will be replaced on an interim basis by Philippa Brown, the chief executive of Omnicom Media Group, until a suitable replacement can be found. Blazey joined PHD in 1994 and became the managing director in 1999 before taking on the role of chief executive of UK operations in November 2006.