BG Group CFO on leave of absence

■ BG Group’s chief financial officer Fabio Barbosa is on a leave of absence to undergo medical treatment in Brazil for a recently diagnosed condition. Group financial controller Den Jones will replace him with immediate effect, for what is expected to be the rest of the year. Jones has been with BG Group since 2010, having previously worked for PwC and Citibank. Chief executive Sir Frank Chapman will assume the chairmanship of the investment committee in the interim.