The Week: People news - Brent steps down at BSkyB

BSkyB's brand marketing director, Andy Brent, has left the broadcaster after a year.

Jeremy Darroch, BSkyB's chief executive, will take over Brent's duties on an interim basis. An internal e-mail sent by Darroch confirmed Brent's departure. Brent joined BSkyB in September last year, replacing the director of communications and brand marketing, Matthew Anderson.