• Facebook hires former UK deputy prime minister as head of global affairs

    30 days ago - By Reuters

    Facebook Inc has hired former British Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg to lead its global affairs and communications team, as the social network deals with a number of scandals related to privacy, fake news and election meddling.
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  • Congratulations to Nick Clegg, who just got the world's worst job

    30 days ago - By Fast Company

    The challenge of rehabilitating Facebook's image.
    In case you were wondering who in the world would want the job of rehabilitating Facebook's reputation after its scandal-ridden year, you have your answer: It's Nick Clegg, the former U.K. deputy prime minister and one-time head of the Liberal Democrat party.
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  • Who Is Nick Clegg, Facebook's New Head of Global Affairs?

    30 days ago - By Fortune

    On Friday, Nick Clegg took to Facebook , announcing to his followers that he would be joining Facebook. The former U.K. deputy prime minister will serve as Facebook's vice president of global affairs and communications.
    Facebook announced that Clegg will begin work on Monday, but will not make the move to Silicon Valley with his wife and three sons until early next year. He will be based in Facebook 's London office in the interim.
    Clegg will succeed Elliot Schrage who stepped down in June. According to The Guardian , Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg "wooed" Clegg for months, finally...
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  • Facebook hires Nick Clegg, Britain's former deputy prime minister, to lead global affairs

    30 days ago - By Washington Post

    His hiring comes as Facebook navigates increasingly delicate matters of diplomacy with governments around the world, with regulators bringing fresh scrutiny over everything from Facebook's use of customer data to how it intends to safeguard the integrity of democratic elections.
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  • Facebook's powerful new executive joined a protest march against 'crazed' Donald Trump just 3 months ago

    Facebook's powerful new executive joined a protest march against 'crazed' Donald Trump just 3 months ago

    30 days ago - By Business Insider

    Facebook announced on Friday the appointment of former UK deputy prime minister Nick Clegg as its new VP for global affairs and communications.
    Clegg has expressed virulent opposition to US President Donald Trump, joining a demonstration against Trump when he visited the UK in July.
    Clegg's public views about Trump come after the president has attacked Google and other tech firms over what he sees as a liberal bias.
    Facebook produced a surprise on Friday when it announced former UK deputy prime minister Nick Clegg as its new VP for global affairs and communications.
    Clegg was leader of...
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  • Facebook hires Nick Clegg, Britain's former deputy prime minister, to lead global affairs

    30 days ago - By Washington Post

    Clegg will take over from Elliot Schrage and could put the company on a stronger footing in Europe.
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  • Facebook hires former UK Lib Dem leader, Nick Clegg, as global policy chief

    30 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    Facebook has confirmed it has hired the former leader of the UK's third largest political party - Nick Clegg of the political middle ground Liberal Democrats - to head up global policy and comms.
    The news was reported earlier by the Financial Times.
    Facebook hires Nick Clegg, the former UK deputy prime minister, to head its global affairs and communications team. pic.twitter.com/VqRR2chNyk
    - Financial Times October 19, 2018
    Facebook confirmed to TechCrunch that Clegg's title will be VP, global affairs and communications, and that he starts on Monday - and will be moving with his family to...
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  • Former deputy UK leader Nick Clegg takes post with Facebook

    30 days ago - By Chron

    LONDON - Facebook has hired former U.K. deputy prime minister Nick Clegg to head its global policy and communications teams, enlisting a veteran of European Union politics to help it with increased regulatory scrutiny in the region.
    Clegg, 51, will become a vice president of the social media giant, and report to Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg.
    Clegg will be called upon to help Facebook and other Silicon Valley stalwarts grapple with a changing regulatory landscape globally. European Union regulators are interested in reining in mostly American tech giants who they blame for...
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  • Facebook hires Nick Clegg as head of global affairs

    30 days ago - By Reuters

    Facebook Inc has hired former U.K. Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg to lead its global affairs and communications team, making him the most senior European politician ever in a leadership role in Silicon Valley.
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  • Facebook hires Nick Clegg as head of global affairs: FT

    30 days ago - By Reuters

    Facebook Inc has hired former U.K. deputy prime minister Nick Clegg as head of the social network's global affairs and communications team, the Financial Times reported on Friday.
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