RTÉ’s Managing Director of News and Current Affairs, Kevin Bakhurst
RTÉ has confirmed that Kevin Bakhurst, the managing director of the news and current affairs division, is to leave the organisation in October.
He will take up a position as Content Group Director for Ofcom, the communications regulator in the UK.
Mr Bakhurst joined RTÉ four years ago as managing director of the news and current affairs division, and was later appointed Deputy Director-General.
Good riddance to Kevin Bakhurst. Chinese government missed out badly here. https://t.co/dIGNyQask4
— Luke 'Ming' Flanagan (@lukeming) August 3, 2016