Bartle Bogle Hegarty chief executive Ben Fennell quits after 25 years service.

Ben Fennell, the chief executive of BBH UK is to depart after almost 25 years at the company in order to set up his own business.

He will remain at the company until the end of 2018.

BBH’s global chief executive Neil Munn will take up the role of UK chief executive in addition to his global remit.

Fennell said ”Having worked for BBH for almost 25 years it’s time to set up my own business. I’m passionate about growth, and in the new year I want to create a business that helps individuals, teams and businesses do just that.”