NY Times Names VP of Engineering

Allan Beaufour gets the nod.

The New York Times has named Allan Beaufour senior vice president, engineering. Beaufour previously served as head of engineering at the healthcare startup Sum.

Prior to his time at Sum, Beaufour served as Chartbeat’s CTO.

“Allan is a great technologist and he will bring a fresh perspective to our organization,” said Times CTO Nick Rockwell, in an announcement. “I’m excited to have someone with his ambition, experience and creativity in such a key role.”