Independent News & Media company secretary and chief risk officer Michael Doorly has been appointed interim group chief executive.
Doorly has been with INM for more than 20 years and has held a number of senior executive roles.
Before joining INM, he worked at Technicon Ireland (now Bayer Diagnostics) and KPMG.
Doorly is a qualified chartered accountant and chartered director.
INM chairman Leslie Buckley said: 'On behalf of the board, I wish Michael every success in his new role and very much look forward to working with him in driving the business forward.'
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