Green made publisher at Aurum Press

Green made publisher at Aurum Press

Quarto Publishing Group UK has appointed Richard Green as publisher for Aurum Press, with effect from 1st February 2015.
 
Green has been publishing director of Illustrated Non-fiction Books at Quercus Publishing for the past seven years and has overseen all aspects of the company’s illustrated international list. He also set up and managed Quercus’ trade publishing operations during its recent expansion into the North American market. Previously, he was publisher of Marshall Editions, a part of the Quarto Group.
 
Quarto Publishing Group UK managing director, David Inman, said: ‘’Richard will develop an innovative illustrated dimension to the Aurum list whilst we remain committed to our text-based publishing in the core areas of history, entertainment and sport. He brings with him a wealth of expertise in illustrated co-editions, as well as a deep knowledge of the UK, US and international marketplaces.’’
 
Green added: "I am absolutely delighted to be returning to The Quarto Group as Publisher of Aurum Press. There is tremendous potential here, a very talented team of people, and the ambition and vision for the imprint, operating within Quarto's new structure, makes it a very exciting time to join."