Angus McIver to join from financial services company Prudential

Supermarket chain Morrisons has appointed Angus McIver to the newly created role of group marketing and communications director.

McIver will join in October from financial services company Prudential, where he is marketing director.

Morrisons has been on the hunt for someone to fill the board-level role since the start of this year. McIver will oversee the existing marketing director Michael Bates and communications director Gillian Hall.

He will report to Morrisons chief executive Marc Bolland.