Marcel van Lingen, editor-in-chief of the ANP, as of april 1, director of journalism at Talpa of John de Mol.
Van Lingen since 2011 editor-in-chief of the ANP, and since 2014 also member of the board of the news service. In his new role, he is responsible for the journalistic content of the Talpa Network.
The functions Of Institutions will provisionally be observed by other members of the board and the editors-in-chief of the ANP.
“It was good to be the ANP powerful and indispensable,” says Van Lingen in a comment. “I look forward to Talpa Network journalism continue to build.”
“It is a beautiful prospect of the journalistic know-how of Marcel van Lingen together with him for the further developments in journalism in the area around Talpa Network and I am looking forward to the cooperation with him”, says director of news Carlo van Lienden on the switch.
The Mole took last year, the ANP over
Last year march it was announced that John de Mol, news agency ANP takes over. The Mol sees in ANP a great significance for all Dutch media companies, he said at the time.
“As it is known, wants to Talpa Network to grow into a large and modern crossmediabedrijf on the Dutch market,” he says. “With the acquisition of the ANP we add independent and reliable news. I am very happy with it.”
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