People and editorial appointments

Simon & Schuster has made a swathe of editorial promotions across its fiction and non-fiction teams, following a recent restructure.

Commissioning editor Francesca Main has been promoted to senior commissioning editor.

Junior editor Libby Yevtushenko steps up to editor and editorial assistant Emma Lowth has been promoted to assistant editor.

Jessica Leeke moves from S&S former paperback wing Pocket Books to join the fiction team as editor.

In non-fiction, editorial assistant Rory Scarfe has been promoted to editor.

Emily Husain joins as editorial assistant for non-fiction and junior editor Katherine Stanton become project editor for non-fiction.

Jane Pizzey will continue in her existing role as managing editor, supporting both the editorial teams.


Michelle Andelman has joined Regal Literary, where she will represent children's fiction. Previously she worked as a foreign rights scout and with the Andrea Brown Literary Agency

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