Trade marketing company RBM Retail Brand Management Europe has appointed Sven John as general manager. The new company head has previously held a number of marketing, project management and consultant positions at various agencies and publishing houses. RBM’s recruitment of John promises to strengthen the company's management board as well as expand the scope of its consultancy campaign.

The globally acting company runs four offices across Germany, which are situated in Berlin, Munich, Eltvill and, most recently, Hamburg.