The Atlantic Adds 2, Promotes Sacha Zimmerman

Adam Serwer and Siddhartha Mahanta join the team.

The Atlantic

The Atlantic has hired Adam Serwer and Siddhartha Mahanta and promoted Sacha Zimmerman.

Serwer will served as a senior editor. He joins from BuzzFeed, where he served as national editor. He starts August 15.

Mahanta has been named an associate editor. He previously worked for Foreign Policy. Mahanta begins July 18.

Zimmerman, most recently senior editor and current deputy editor for politics and policy, has been promoted to features editor for