ITV hires internal comms chief

ITV plc has appointed a former BBC press officer as its new head of internal communications.

Byrne: new internal comms chief
Byrne: new internal comms chief

Rob Byrne began his career in journalism before joining the BBC press office. He spent six years at the BBC, working in new media and corporate communications.

Rob then joined Camelot as media relations manager, working on the successful campaign for the third National Lottery license.

Byrne reports to director of group corporate affairs, Mark Gallagher.

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