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Murdoch’s Australia digital chief departs

June 7, 2012

Sigrid Kirk

The chief digital product officer at Rupert Murdoch’s Australian media outfit, News Ltd, has resigned – with immediate effect. Sigrid Kirk had spent eight years with the company

Stuart Spiteri, who was recently hired from Google to be chief operating office of News digital media, will step into her shoes.

Kirk, who started her career as a journalist and rose to be chief of staff at the Sydney Morning Herald, had previously worked at Telstra Bigpond and ninemsn.

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