19 September 2009 – Linklaters has appointed Graham Leigh as Global Director of Marketing. He will join the firm on 2 November 2009, based in London.
Graham Leigh joins from Mercer, the global leader for HR consulting, outsourcing and investment. He has extensive experience of leading large marketing functions within major financial services companies, including American Express, Barclays Bank and Mercer.
As Global Director of Marketing he will have responsibility for the firm’s global marketing and communications activities.
Simon Thompson, Global COO at Linklaters, said:
“I am delighted that Graham is joining Linklaters. He will be a fantastic addition to our senior leadership team, bringing a wealth of experience and expertise to our firm. This appointment is key to our on-going commitment to serve our clients in the best way and our ambition of being the leading premium global law firm.”