Reuters Splits Tech, Ops; Sayers Leaves

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Reuters is to conclude an ongoing shake-up of its IT development operation by positioning specific development teams along the lines of its four customer segments, it said last week. The changes, which are designed to bring developers closer to the customers of their products, include the departure of Mike Sayers, global head of operations and technology, at the end the year.

Reuters chief executive Tom Glocer announced the move at a staff briefing last Thursday that also included a review of