The Financial Times announces the appointment of Finola McDonnell as Chief Communications and Marketing Officer, beginning April 2018. She will be based in London and lead the global team responsible for communications, brand and commercial marketing, corporate social responsibility, brand events and brand partnerships across the FT Group.
The 48th annual World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting took place January 23-26 2018 in Davos, where the Financial Times was prominent throughout. To coincide with the forum, the Financial Times published The World 2018 Special Report and members of the FT's senior editorial team participated in a range of sessions both as part of, and surrounding, the official WEF programme. The FT also hosted the renowned Nightcap event, in partnership with CNBC. FT Live, the FT's global conferences and events division, co-hosted a series of FT/Wipro Morning Editions.