The Week: People news - Digitas swoops for Beringer

Digitas has hired Stephan Beringer, the global chief strategic officer and president of Tribal DDB EMEA, to take the role of president of Digitas.

Beringer replaces Alan Rutherford, who stepped down from his position as chief executive of Digitas Global a week ago. In his new role, Beringer will oversee the Digitas operations across all non-US regions, including EMEA, Asia-Pacific and Latin America. He will be based in London.