Mar 28, 2014

A fleeting introduction, a whole world of coverage: Lachlan’s first day

Many of the journalists at News Corp's Holt Street bunker barely saw Lachlan Murdoch yesterday. If you really want to know what's going on, you'd best go outside the organisation.

Myriam Robin — Media Reporter

Myriam Robin

Media Reporter

“One of the best strategic thinkers I’ve known … His knowledge of our business and the entire media landscape is invaluable. His energy levels are inspirational. This is wonderful news for all of us at News Corp around the nation.”

With these words, News Corp Australia chief executive Julian Clarke appraised his new boss, Lachlan Murdoch, who co-chairs the company at the unlikely age of 42.

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One thought on “A fleeting introduction, a whole world of coverage: Lachlan’s first day

  1. seriously?

    Julian Clarke – a.k.a toadie – obviously hasn’t met many “strategic thinkers”

  2. AR

    Hmm, interesting description – “male son” – as distinct from…?
    Clarke sounds as if he trained in North Korea.

  3. Liamj

    Ruperts ego has sustained enough damage lately, i suppose i’d accept the old duffers hospital pass of fleeing advertisers and vanishing readers too .. for a few hundred mil.
    You DID sort out the money first, didn’t you Lachy?!

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