The Economist’s Rashbass to Reuters

Andrew Rashbass, group chief executive of The Economist Group, is heading to Reuters to be CEO of its news business. He will based in London.

Was his decision rash amid all the financial turmoil and change going on at CQ Roll Call? He spent 15 years at The Economist Group, which owns CQ Roll Call.

Thomson-Reuters announced the news this morning. Even Reuters America Latina made the announcement, writing, “Thomson Reuters dice designa a Andrew Rashbass como jefe del negocio de medios and noticias.”