Andy Serwer has been named editor-in-chief of Yahoo Finance. Serwer most recently served as editor of Fortune. He had been with Time Inc. for 29 years.
“He brings a wealth of financial journalism and editing experience to the table,” wrote Kathy Savitt, Yahoo’s CMO and head of media, in an announcement. “During his long tenure at Time Inc., Andy oversaw the relaunch and redesign of Fortune’s magazine and website. He has the perfect balance of experience and expertise to help take Yahoo Finance to the next level and amplify the stories behind the stocks.”
Serwer’s appointment is effective immediately.