Dennis Berman Named WSJ Financial Editor

A new role for the Journal veteran.

06adf84The Wall Street Journal has named Dennis Berman financial editor. He most recently served as the paper’s business editor, a role he held since 2011.

In a memo obtained by Talking Biz News, Journal editor Gerard Baker said Berman “will play a prominent role in the Journal’s growing conference business, interviewing leading business figures onstage at our various events around the world.”

Berman has been with the Journal since 2001. He has won both a Pulitzer Prize and a Gerald Loeb Award.