Richard Thomson

Managing Director, Metro at dmg media

Richard’s media career began at Associated Newspapers in the early 2000s, before he left to develop his career with Newsquest Media Group and then JPI Media. Richard has extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions, both when i was bought from Independent Print Ltd by JPI Media and as project lead when dmg media acquired i in 2019.Richard played an instrumental role in the formation of new consumer media division, Harmsworth Media. He was appointed Deputy Chief Executive Officer in 2021.

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  • Managing Director, Metro

    Current role

  • Deputy CEO, Harmsworth Media

  • CEO

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