The Week: People news - Boulton leaves HSBC post

James Boulton, the UK marketing director of HSBC, has resigned with immediate effect.

It is understood that Boulton, who joined HSBC in 2005, is close to signing to a new job. The bank has made no comment on finding a replacement. In his absence, marketing will be headed by Carlos Wanderley, the UK head of customer propositions at HSBC.