Penn Details Reuters Asia GSO Strategy, Organization

ORGANIZATION & MANAGEMENT

SINGAPORE--In an exclusive interview with Inside Market Data, Jeremy Penn, managing director, Reuters Asia, detailed what the organization and strategy of Reuters Asia will be for 1999.

Penn, who will report to of Jean-Claude Marchand, the Geneva-based chief executive of the Global Sales & Operations (GSO) group, will have 18 direct reports, and responsibility for overseeing Asia during the transition period, likely to last until the end of 1999.

Penn, who used to report to Andre Villeneuve, d