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The rise of Starcom's departing star corresponds with that of his beloved football team, Chelsea FC.
1971: Chelsea beat Real Madrid in a replayed European Cup Winners' Cup final, with John Dempsey netting the winner. The 16-year-old uber-Chelsea fan Jim Marshall celebrates, only dimly aware that this will be as good as it gets for decades - or that, two years later, still clutching his O-level woodwork certificate, he is destined to join the Young & Rubicam media department as tea boy.
1988: Chelsea are relegated and carve a name as a yo-yo club. There's no such rollercoaster ride for Marshall (pictured). Having prospered at Reeves Robertshaw Needham, he joins …