The Week: People news - Five signs Lowe's Ratcliff

Carl Ratcliff, the head of planning at Lowe London, has been named as the head of brand strategy and marketing at five.

Ratcliff, who previously worked at the broadcaster as the head of viewer research and insight, will report to Lisa Opie, five's managing director of content, who has headed marketing since the departure of the marketing director, Jane Scott, in October 2007.