Board-level changes at Egmont

Egmont Publishing UK has made a number of new appointments to its UK board.

Board-level changes at Egmont

Egmont is promoting three commercial roles to the UK Board: Sarah Bates, Commercial Director of Books, Ingrid Gilmore, Sales, Marketing & PR Director for Books, and Siobhan Galvin, Commercial Director for Magazines.

Anna Buss is promoted to the new role of Finance Director on the UK Board following the resignation of Alan Hurcombe. Cally Poplak, Managing Director, will take direct responsibility for all business operations.

The new positions take effect from 1 January 2018.

Cally Poplak said: “I’d like to thank Alan for insight, support and hard work these past four years and wish him well in his new role. I am absolutely delighted to welcome four very talented colleagues to the UK Board. Their publishing expertise and operational management at divisional level is outstanding and I look forward making the most of their experience to help shape a strong and exciting future for Egmont UK.”