James Wildman Named CEO of Hearst Magazines U.K.

He starts in April.

Hearst has named James Wildman president and CEO of Hearst Magazines U.K.

Wildman most recently served as chief revenue officer at Trinity Mirror plc. He previously served as managing director and vp of sales at Yahoo U.K.

“James is entrepreneurial and has a strong track record of transforming media businesses,” said Hearst Magazines president David Carey, in a statement. “He understands the U.K., European and global marketplace, and has a clear vision of how we can continue to move our business forward. He will be a dynamic leader of Hearst Magazines U.K., which we plan to expand in the years ahead.”

Wildman’s appointment is effective April 3.