Former Radio Clyde MD Paul Cooney has been appointed as managing director of Capital Radio Scotland.
Cooney, who has been working with Global Radio to help launch Capital FM Scotland in recent months, has also help MD positions at Radio Clyde, Radio Forth, West Sound and Radio Borders.
He will now be tasked with leading the station’s team, including commercial director Pam Richardson.
Mark Lee, managing director regions for Global Radio, commented: “Paul is a formidable force in radio and I'm absolutely delighted he has chosen to join Global Radio. I am confident that we will see great success in Scotland.”
Paul Cooney, added: "This is the perfect time to work with the talented team at the UK's Number One radio brand. I am committed to making Capital FM Scotland a station that our Scottish listeners love, the advertisers flock to and the owners are proud of."