Greene King, the brewer and pub operator, has appointed a new marketing director to its brewing and brands division. Dominic South has joined the Suffolk-based group from Lindt & Sprungli, the chocolate manufacturer, and has also worked for United Biscuits and PepsiCo. South will lead marketing initiatives for the group’s range of ale brands, which includes Greene King IPA and Speckled Hen. Justine Adams, managing director of Greene King Brewing Company, said: “Dominic is joining us at a very exciting time and will play a critical role in taking our brands to the next level.”