Chantal Restivo-Alessi has been appointed chief digital officer at HarperCollins. She will report to HarperCollins Worldwide CEO Brian Murray.

Restivo-Alessi previously served as head of media corporate finance at ING Bank in London. She has also worked at Aegis Group, EMI Music and Booz & Company.

Murray had this statement in the release: “Her extensive expertise in strategy development and execution, as well as change management in the media space, makes her a perfect fit for HarperCollins as we look to expand the strategic partnerships required to grow in the future.”