09 Jun 2022 / in Media Moves UK / by Natalie Beale


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The Athletic
Kate Burlaga (@kateburlaga) is now Deputy News Editor at The Athletic UK, joining them from Sky Sports, where she was Deputy Football Editor. Kate can be reached via email.

BBC News
Ros Atkins has been appointed as Analysis Editor for BBC News. Ros has been a presenter for World Service, World News and the News Channel for close to 20 years, having joined the BBC in 2001 as a producer on BBC Radio 5 Live.

Bloomberg
Nicola Porter
has joined Bloomberg Media Studios as Executive Editor of its Middle East & Africa Studio. Based in Bloomberg’s regional headquarters in Dubai, Nicola will be responsible for developing relationships with existing and prospective Bloomberg clients in the Middle East & Africa Studio and building an on-the-ground talent network in the region. She will report to the Global Head of Bloomberg Media Studios, Ashish Verma, and Bloomberg Media’s Managing Director of the Middle East & Africa, Amit Nayak.

Brighton & Hove News
Felice Southwell
(@FeliceSouthwell) has been appointed as a Community Reporter for Brighton & Hove News, where she will be covering marginalised voices in the area. Felice has been a Sub-Editor at Paranting Magazine since last year.

GAMURS Group
Greg Johnson
(@gregianjohnson) has been appointed Vice President of Content for Europe at GAMURS Group, the international esports, gaming, tech and entertainment publishing group, effective 20 June. Greg had previously worked as Editor-in-Chief at Football.London from their launch year of 2017 before becoming Reach’s Head of Regional Sport in 2020, and later taking on a wider remit as Head of Insights and Planning for sport across their national and regional titles. He wants to connect with PRs in the gaming, esports, tech and entertainment spaces.

MailOnline
Harry Rutter
(@harryjohnrutter) has been appointed Assistant Editor on the UK and US Audience Development team at MailOnline. He joins them from Archant, where he was Live News Editor for Hertfordshire, Cambridgeshire and North-West Essex.

Mashable
Rachel Thompson (@RVT9) has been promoted to Features Editor at Mashable. Rachel has worked for Mashable for over six years, most recently as Senior Culture Reporter. She is based in London and can continue to be reached at the same email address.

Metro.co.uk
Katherine Fidler
(@katellenfidler) has joined Metro as Head of Digital Content. She was previously a Senior Sub-Editor, Digital Journalist and Environment Notes Editor at The Times and Sunday Times. Prior to that she was Features Editor at the Racing Post.

POLITICO Europe
POLITICO Europe has announced the hire of Caroline Kinneberg in the role of Head of POLITICO Studio. Caroline joins POLITICO from The Economist Group, where she developed the group’s branded content capabilities in EMEA from the ground up.

Reuters
Peter Thal Larsen
(@peter_tl) has been promoted to Global Editor for Reuters Breakingviews. Peter has worked on Reuters’ financial commentary brand for over 12 years, most recently as EMEA Editor.

Sky News
Matthew Thompson
(@mattuthompson) has been appointed as a Correspondent for Sky News, starting at the end of June. Matthew is currently a Correspondent at Global, working at LBC and across their other brands.

The Sun
The Sun has launched a new section, SunHealth, which will be published every Tuesday and Sunday. SunHealth will cover everything from diet and nutrition to mental health and breakthroughs in research.

TechRadar
Matthew Hanson (@matthanson45) has been appointed Managing Editor, Computing and Entertainment at TechRadar, leading a global team. He was previously Senior Editor, Computing, and can continue to be reached at the same email address.

The Telegraph
Ben Wilkinson (@Ben_Wilkinson_) is now Head of Personal Finance at The Telegraph. Ben joins the paper from the Daily Mail, where he most recently served as Money Mail Deputy Editor. 

 

 


 

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