The Week: People News - MG OMD appoints Wigham

Manning Gottlieb OMD is poised to appoint Matthew Wigham, OMD UK's deputy head of TV, as its head of broadcast.

Starting on 1 November, he will replace Bijan White, who relocated to Denmark last month. Wigham joins MG OMD after spending more than nine years at its sibling agency, OMD UK. He will report to the managing director, Robert Ffitch, and will be responsible for the agency's broadcast services.