The former editor of The New Daily has joined News.com.au as editor.
Daniel Sankey, who was the launch editor of news website The New Daily, has also worked in digital roles at theage.com.au and brisbanetimes.com.au.
Julian Clarke, chief executive of News Corp Australia, said: “Daniel’s experience in the digital news world is a welcome addition to News Corp Australia and the next stage of growth and success for News.com.au.”
Julian Delaney, general manager of News.com.au, added: “I’m delighted that we have someone of Daniel’s news and digital experience joining News.com.au to lead our editorial team at this time of growth in the business. We’ve been investing heavily in the brand and will continue to do this to deliver the best news service.”
Sankey said: “I am thrilled to be joining News.com.au as I consider it the leading news site in this country.”