Ingrassia, 51, will oversee the Timesâ "Business Day" section. He had been named assistant managing editor overseeing global coverage of financial markets at The Wall Street Journal in December. Prior to that he was editor of the Journalâs "Money & Investing" section.
Ingrassia directed coverage that was part of the Journal's Pulitzer Prize-winning entry for explanatory journalism in 2003 for reporting on corporate scandals, and for its Pulitzer-winning entry for breaking news reporting in 2002 for Sept. 11 coverage. He joined the Journal in 1978 as a reporter in the paperâs Chicago bureau.
-- Sean Callahan