Reuters Snatches’s Wright


Dean Wright has joined Reuters in the newly created position of senior vice president and managing editor for consumer services.

Wright had been editor in chief and managing editor for news at (

In his new role, he will lead editorial operations and programming for consumer-facing media services globally, including the online, mobile and interactive-television platforms.

Wright will report to global managing editor David Schlesinger and work closely with president of media Chris Ahearn.