The Week: People news - Isobar hires Niku Banaie

Isobar has hired the former Naked UK managing partner Niku Banaie as vice-president of strategy, and has appointed Jamie Edwards as vice-president of client services.

Edwards returns to the UK after two years working on the US launch of the Aegis network Vizeum. Both will report to David Pullan, the president, Isobar global client management. The network has also taken on three client services directors: Michael Doherty, Jonathan Lines and Amanda Flohr-Egile, who will report to Edwards.