Movers: Appointment at The National Magazine Company

The National Magazine Company has hired Louise Court as the new editor of its flagship women's glossy Cosmopolitan.

She joins the magazine from ACP-Natmags, where she worked as the editorial director across weekly publications including Reveal, Best and Real People. She was previously the editor of Best and the assistant editor at IPC Media's Woman's Own. Her career also includes a spell at Express Newspapers. Duncan Edwards, the chief executive of NatMags, said: "Her combination of energy and ideas is rare and we are thrilled to have her as the editor of Cosmo."