The Week: People News - Top marketer leaves bank

David Henderson, Northern Rock's most senior marketer, has left the company after 30 years.

It is not thought that he has another job to go to. Northern Rock's sales director, Mark Robson, is also leaving the company. The bank's marketing function will be overseen by Anthony Mooney, the head of retail banking, and Lloyd Cochrane, the product director, while it considers whether to appoint a replacement for Henderson.