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Claire Boussagol joins Mediahuis’ news brand EURACTIV as Managing Editor

Claire Boussagol joins Mediahuis’ news brand EURACTIV as Managing Editor

Claire Boussagol, former President Europe of APCO Worldwide and CEO of Politico Europe, joins EURACTIV as Managing Director. Claire's appointment completes the new three-person executive team leading EURACTIV, with René Moerland, publisher and chairman, and Emmanuel Naert, subscription director.

EURACTIV has the ambition to become the leading medium for EU policy and politics, both in Brussels and in the capitals of Europe. René Moerland will take the EURACTIV newsroom to the next level and brings his experience as editor-in-chief of NRC , among others .

Claire Boussagol brings her extensive knowledge of the Brussels bubble to ensure that EURACTIV continues to cater to the strong core of its primary audience as it evolves.

Claire Boussagol: “From the start it has been about teamwork. René, Emmanuel and I have a clear picture of the next generation of EURACTIV. We will build on the accumulated knowledge and wisdom of our predecessors. We strive to consolidate professional practice and ethics at the highest level. In this regard, EURACTIV should become a reference and be recognized as an efficient and friendly place to work. Equal opportunities, respect and non-discrimination, internal training, careers instead of just jobs... No time to waste!

René Moerland, publisher and chairman, EURACTIV: “I am very much looking forward to working with Claire. Together with digital media expert Emmanuel, Claire and I are determined to help EURACTIV flourish as the leading European medium for politics and policy.”