Charles Clover has been appointed Moscow bureau chief of the Financial Times and will begin his new role in early July.
Clover joined the FT in 1997 and has been analysis page editor since 2006. Clover replaces Neil Buckley, who will return to London to be a Lex columnist. South Asia bureau chief, Jo Johnson, will return from New Delhi to edit Lex.
Meanwhile Andy Bounds will become the Financial Times North of England correspondent, based in Manchester, in August. He replaces James Wilson, who has become a correspondent in the Frankfurt bureau.
Tim Bradshaw has join the FT in the new role of digital media correspondent.