Walker headed for Middle East

THE director of communications at life assurance, pensions and investments company, Scottish Widows, is headed for a post in the Middle East.

Cameron Walker is to become director of communications at the National Commercial Bank of Saudi Arabia.

He will be based in Jeddah, in what is a new role for the bank.

Walker was appointed to the Widows post five years and joined from investment bank, Nomura International plc, where he was responsible for media relations activity across the UK and ten European offices.