Lachlan Murdoch to serve as chairman and CEO of ‘new’ Fox

This post was originally published on this site

Lachlan Murdoch will take on the role of chairman and chief executive officer of the “new” Fox — the slimmed down media company that will be created following the approval of the Walt Disney Co.’s acquisition of the majority of 21st Century Fox assets.

His father, Rupert Murdoch, will assume the…