- Bloomsbury Publishing has appointed Sir Anthony Salz as an independent non-executive director and chairman.

This follows the announcement on 23 July confirming the intention of Jeremy Wilson to retire from the board after eight years as an independent non-executive director including six as its chairman. Sir Anthony Salz is executive vice-chairman of Rothschild and a director of NM Rothschild & Sons. He joined Rothschild in 2006 after 10 years as senior partner and over 30 years as a corporate lawyer with Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer. He is trustee of the Tate Foundation, the Royal Opera House, the Paul Hamlyn Foundation, the Scott Trust, Reprieve, chairman of the trustees for the Eden Trust and a member of the board of the Media Standards Trust.

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