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Executive Director World Editors Forum, WAN-IFRA Cherilyn Ireton,a South African editor and successful senior manager at some of the country’s top newspapers, has been appointed Executive Director of the World Editors Forum, the global organization for editors within the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA) in 2012. Cherilyn is a seasoned newspaper professional with more than twenty years experience on South Africa’s top newspapers, including the Sunday Times and Business Day, where she worked as a journalist, editorial manager and chief operations officer. For the past six years she has been based in London, consulting on media matters to a variety of international organizations and governments.