12 May 2022 / in Media Moves UK / by Natalie Beale


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9fin
The Art Newspaper
Evening Standard
Express.co.uk
Following the Rules 
Future Plc
The Guardian
Hearst UK
The Independent
Insider
MailOnline
Sky Sports
STV
The Times
Yahoo UK
Freelance Update - Cat Olley


9fin
Lara Gibson has joined 9fin as a Distressed Debt Reporter and will be writing about bankruptcy, restructurings and distressed M&A. She joins the team from Reorg, where she was a Mid-Market Reporter.
Bianca Boorer has also joined 9fin as a Reporter covering distressed debt and restructuring of European credits. She was previously Emerging Markets Reporter at Reorg, covering distressed debt and restructurings in Central Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa. Bianca is interested to hear from industry professionals in the field of distressed debt.

The Art Newspaper
Tom Seymour
(@tomseymour) has been appointed Museums & Heritage Editor at The Art Newspaper. Tom has worked for the title since 2019, most recently as Associate Editor.

Evening Standard
Nick Clark (@MrNickClark), currently Features Editor at The Stage, has been appointed Deputy Culture Editor at the Evening Standard. He will start at his new position in mid-June.

Express.co.uk
Thibault Spirlet
(@thibaultspirlet) recently joined Express.co.uk as a Video News Reporter, where he covers Brexit, UK politics, the Ukraine-Russia conflict and EU politics.

Following the Rules 
Lucy McNulty (@lucymcnulty) has left Financial News as City Editor to launch a podcast. Following the Rules is your guide to the rules governing UK and EU financial services and the people responsible for shaping, understanding and implementing them. The podcast can be found on all the usual channels including Spotify and Apple.

Future Plc
Anna Matheson
(@annamatheson) has been appointed Celebrity Editor for Future’s women’s lifestyle magazines; she will be covering celebrity interviews, news, film, TV, music and entertainment releases. Anna was previously Senior Celebrity & Entertainment Writer at Reach.

The Guardian
Pippa Crerar
has been appointed as the Guardian’s new Political Editor. Pippa has been Political Editor at the Daily Mirror since 2018, having previously worked as Guardian Deputy Political Editor and for a decade as Political correspondent and City Hall Editor at the Evening Standard. She will join the Guardian later this year, succeeding Heather Stewart, who has been Political Editor since 2016. Heather moves into a new Guardian role as Special Correspondent, reporting on how the pandemic, Brexit and the government’s ‘levelling-up’ agenda are changing lives and livelihoods in the UK.

Hearst UK
Simon Cocks
has been promoted to Technology Ecommerce Editor at Hearst UK. Reach Simon via email or find him on Twitter @simoncocks

The Independent
Jessie Thompson (@jessiecath) is now Arts Editor at The Independent. She joins the title after six years at the Evening Standard, where she most recently served as Deputy Arts Editor. Jessie can be reached via email.

Insider
Kashmira Gander (@kashmiragander) is now Health Editor (UK) at Insider after four years at Newsweek, where she was Science Editor. Kashmira will help develop the London newsroom’s first health desk, which will cater to a general global (not UK) audience.

MailOnline
Greg Heffer (@GregHeffer) is now a Political Correspondent at MailOnline. Greg was previously a Political Reporter at Sky News and can now be reached at his new email address.

Sky Sports
Adam Williams (@adam_j_williams) has been appointed Homepage Editor at Sky Sports Digital. Adam was previously a Senior Journalist and Sub-Editor at the BBC Sport website, part of the BBC England digital team.

STV
Caitlyn Dewar (@caitlyndewar) is now a Digital Production Journalist at STV News, joining the broadcaster from her Multimedia Journalist role at The Herald. Caitlyn can be reached via email.

The Times
Laura Jackson (@journojacko) has joined the Times Travel team (@TimesTravel) at The Times and The Sunday Times as Commissioning Editor working on print and digital.

Yahoo UK
Former Assistant Editor Matilda Long has taken on the role of Data and Politics News Editor at Yahoo News UK. She is keen to receive research from companies, experts and think tanks, plus any interesting polls; the cost of living crisis is a key focus.

Freelance Update - Cat Olley
Cat Olley, former Acting Features Editor at ELLE Decoration, is now working as a freelance journalist, copywriter and editor with a focus on design and interiors, as well as design-led travel and culture. Cat can be reached by email or found on Instagram @cat.olley

 


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Natalie is Cision’s Senior Alerts Editor.