Profile: Hilary Murray Hill

Profile: Hilary Murray Hill

Hachette Children’s Group looks to future growth

Growth in licensing and digital are on the cards at Hachette Children’s Group (HCG) as c.e.o. Hilary Murray Hill reviews the business.

Murray Hill has been in the job since January after she was headhunted from Egmont by Hachette UK’s chief executive Tim Hely Hutchinson. She is now in charge of six imprints (see below), which were all folded into HCG at the beginning of 2015—a seventh, Quercus Children’s, will be fully integrated into the group by the end of the year. 

The change is “very exciting” for Murray Hill. “Since I’ve been at Hach...

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