David Herszenhorn Joins Politico

The NY Times veteran moves on.

Politico has named David Herszenhorn it chief Brussels correspondent, a new role at Politico Europe.

Herszenhorn has spent more than two decades with The New York Times. He most recently served as Washington correspondent.

“He [Herszenhorn] is a journalist’s journalist who enjoys delving into the policy minutiae and knows how to navigate opaque political institutions,” wrote Politico Europe executive editor Matthew Kaminski, in a memo to staffers. “He’s an accomplished foreign correspondent who can write with feeling and sweep about history-changing events and forces. And a reporter who is savvy with social media and open to different ways of story telling.”