The World: Johannesburg - New MD for TBWA\Hunt\Lascaris unveiled

TBWA\Hunt\Lascaris has appointed Muzi Kuzwayo, one of South African advertising's most well-known figures, as its managing director.

He replaces David Wingfield, who has become the managing director global accounts. He will oversee the global development of the Standard Bank business across the TBWA\ network.

Kuzwayo, who gained his experience at Ogilvy & Mather, was more recently a director and partner at King James.

Reinher Behrens, the TBWA\Hunt\Lascaris chairman, said: "As an emerging market specialist, who has extensive life, business and marketing experience, we will look to him to challenge our approach to driving communication concepts."