Jeff Gedmin Exits Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty
January 12, 2011 at 4:05 AM (PT)
RADIO FREE EUROPE/RADIO LIBERTY Pres. DR. JEFFREY GEDMIN is exiting to join policy think tank LEGATUM INSTITUTE as CEO. GEDMIN has been heading RFE/RL for four years, based in PRAGUE; he previously served as Director of the ASPEN INSTITUTE BERLIN, Resident Scholar of the AMERICAN ENTERPRISE INSTITUTE, and Exec. Director of the NEW ATLANTIC INITIATIVE.
GEDMIN said, "The LEGATUM INSTITUTE offers an unparalleled platform upon which to shape ideas and policy in the world today. I am honored to be appointed to this prestigious post and look forward to leading the LEGATUM INSTITUTE in developing fresh ideas and translating them into action."