Virgin Enterprises appoints new head of legal and IP after departure to Reckitt Benckiser

Virgin's licensing arm appoints former Slaughters associate to senior in-house role

Virgin Enterprises has appointed a new head of legal and intellectual property (IP), following the departure of the former postholder to Reckitt Benckiser.

Bill Budd, a senior IP lawyer at the company, was promoted to the leadership role in June after former head of legal and IP Charlie Everitt left to join consumer goods giant Reckitt Benckiser as head of trade marks.

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