Future names Clare Dove as UK Group Commercial Director

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Future plc, the global platform for specialist media, has today announced the promotion of Clare Dove to UK Group Commercial Director.

Dove joined Future in 2005 as Sales Director and now leads the commercial teams for the company in the UK. 

With more than 30 years’ experience in driving advertising sales at major publishing companies, she is the ideal candidate at Future to identify new business areas and strengthen the company’s partnerships with clients and agencies.

Clare Dove

Prior to joining Future, Dove held senior commercial roles at Condé Nast, Trinity Mirror, and IPC Southbank where she also served as Board Director. 

Dove has spearheaded sales teams for a variety of media channels including digital, B2B, national press, outdoor and radio brands, as well as lifestyle and specialist consumer print magazines.

She also held several key sales roles at the largest premium magazine publisher in Europe, Gruner + Jahr, as well as Global, The Guardian and Centaur Media.

Commenting on her promotion, Dove said: “I’m looking forward to taking the next step in my career with Future. 

“The business is going from strength to strength, driven by its forward-thinking approach to content and revenue diversification. 

“I’m extremely motivated to contribute to its continued growth with my skill set in innovative thinking, sales strategy and account management.”