Sacha de Gersdorff Named Exec Editor of Cosmo

She joins from Women's Health.

Hearst Magazines has namd Sascha de Gersdorff executive editor of Cosmopolitan.

De Gersdorff most recently served as Women’s Health’s deputy editor. She had been with Women’s Health since 2009.

“Sascha and I worked together for five years at Women’s Health, and I’m thrilled to bring her on board at Cosmopolitan,” said editor in chief Michele Promaulayko, in a statement. “She is passionate about the topics that empower young women to live their healthiest, strongest lives, and she brilliantly champions those causes on and off the page.”

De Gersdorff’s appointment is effective December 1.