Veteran Fox Lobbyist Michael Regan to Resign

He joined News Corp. in 2001.

Michael Regan, who has guided 21st Century Fox’s legislative and regulatory moves in D.C. for more than a decade, is stepping down.

Regan most recently served as 21st Century Fox’s executive vp of global public policy. He joined News Corp. in 2001 as senior vp of government affairs. Regan was promoted to executive vp in 2004.

“Our senior management has counted on, and valued, Mike’s thoughtful leadership on so many complex regulatory and legislative issues over his distinguished tenure,” said 21st Century Fox CEO James Murdoch, in a statement. “We are grateful for his guidance and many contributions during a dynamic period of global growth for our company.”