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Telegraph sets up Advisory Board

The Telegraph announced, in early February, the appointment of a new Advisory Board.

Telegraph sets up Advisory Board
Nick Hugh: "The members of our new Advisory Board ... will be well placed to advise on wider challenges within the modern media landscape."

The Board will provide long term strategic guidance and independent and external perspectives to the Telegraph’s Executive team.

The members of the Board are drawn from a wide range of media backgrounds including print, online, broadcasting and marketing.

The board comprises of:-

  • Matt Atkinson – Chief Membership Officer at Co-Operative Group (formerly Saga & Tesco)
  • Delia Bushell – UK CEO & EU COO at Afiniti (formerly BT and Sky)
  • Carla Buzasi – Global MD at WGSN (formerly Huffington Post & Marie Claire)
  • Kinsey Wilson – President at WordPress (formerly New York Times and NPR)

According to The Telegraph, the aim of the Board is to give guidance, insight and expertise through their experience in journalism, product, subscriptions, marketing services and data expertise and to consider how external developments within the sector impact on the Telegraph and the wider industry.

The Board will meet once a quarter with Nick Hugh, Chief Executive, and members of his Executive team.

Nick Hugh, Chief Executive, said: “The members of our new Advisory Board – comprising some of our industry’s most respected voices – will be well placed to advise on wider challenges within the modern media landscape. I am grateful to them for joining our Board and look forward to working with them.”