LONDON—Airbus Group has strengthened its UK government relations team, with the recent appointments of Simon Astley as head of government affairs, Airbus Helicopters UK and Tom Page as public affairs manager, Airbus in the UK. Before joining Airbus, Astley was head of public affairs at Balfour Beatty, working across the energy and transport sectors. Page was previously senior political consultant with Interel in London.
LONDON—Bite has appointed Marketing Week features writer, Lou Cooper as part of the agency’s content marketing team. Cooper has written for titles including The Daily Mail and City AM, and as a digital copywriter and content producer for Omega Media.
LONDON—Hill+Knowlton Strategies has bolstered its change and internal communications offer with the appointment of Pamela Bons as a consultant. She has transferred from Hill+Knowlton Strategies, Brussels where she has spent the last three years working in the corporate communications team.