Establishes London Sales Presence

NEW YORK has established a London-based sales position, hiring Charles Yardley as regional sales manager for Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

Reporting to vice president and chief advertising officer Bill Flatley, Yardley is charged with helping the online counterpart to Forbes magazine expand its business with both regional and global advertisers.

Yardley, 26, joins from the Financial Times Business in London, where he spent about 18 months in international sales across retail magazines, events and online divisions. He has also worked at Hanover House, Kensington Publications and, all London.