Changes at literary agencies WME and United Agents

Simon Trewin has been made head of the WME UK literary division, taking over the role vacated by Eugenie Furniss in March. Meanwhile agent Elizabeth Sheinkman has also joined WME's London office, working alongside Cathryn Summerhayes.

Trewin joins WME from United Agents, where he had been a founding agent and director. Sheinkman joins WME from Curtis Brown.

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At United Agents, Robert Kirby becomes the new head of the literary division, succeeding Trewin.

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