The Week: People news - Murdoch leaves Pizza Hut

Alasdair Murdoch, the chief executive of Pizza Hut UK, is stepping down from the role and will be replaced by Jens Hofma, the chief executive of KFC Germany and Holland.

Murdoch, who is not thought to have a new job to go to, has been in his current role since 2006. He was at the Yum! Brands-owned KFC and Pizza Hut for 14 years before stepping down.