The Financial Times announced the appointment of Gillian Tett as its U.S. managing editor, overseeing the FT's print and online editions in the region. Tett is currently the assistant editor responsible for the FT's markets coverage. Tett joined the Financial Times in 1993 and has served as its capital markets editor, deputy editor of the Lex column, Tokyo bureau chief, and other positions. Tett succeeds Chrystia Freeland, who will leave the company to take up a role at Thomson Reuters.
In related news, the Financial Times announced the appointment of John Authers as its global editor of Lex, the publication's business and financial column. Authers is currently the FT's investment editor and principal commentator on markets and investments. Authers joined the Financial Times in 1990 and has served as its u.S. markets editor, Mexico City bureau chief, u.S. banking correspondent, and personal finance correspondent.
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|Title Annotation:||peopleware; John Authers and Gillian Tett appointed|
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|Date:||Jun 1, 2010|
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