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Will Atkinson Takes The Helm At Atlantic

Posted at 6:03AM Monday 18 Aug 2014

Will Atkinson has been appointed managing director and publisher of Atlantic in the U.K., replacing Toby Mundy, who stepped down earlier this year. Atkinson has been at Faber for the last 20 years.

Atkinson, respected and loved in equal measures—he was a bookseller at Waterstone's (as then it was) in its golden days—will join the company on October 1, thus making his international debut at Frankfurt.

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