New York—The Wall Street Journal Tuesday announced a number of executive moves.
Almar Latour was named editor in chief, Asia, a new postion. Latour was previously managing editor of wsj.com. Succeeding Latour in that role will be Rebecca Blumenstein, who had been the Journal’s international news editor.
The newspaper also named Deborah Brewster as its deputy managing editor. She comes to the Journal from the Financial Times, where she was the fund management correspondent.