The Week: People news - Dr Foster appoints Moloney

Tom Moloney, the former chief executive of Emap, has been named chief executive of the healthcare information provider Dr Foster Intelligence.

Moloney, who resigned from Emap in May last year, will take overall responsibility for the joint venture, which is a partnership between the NHS Information Centre for health and social care and Dr Foster Holdings LLP. It aims to improve the quality and efficiency of health and social care.