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Rhona Murphy

Rhona Murphy became an ICIJ board member in 2017.

Murphy is a strategic communications consultant based in Dublin who became an ICIJ board member in 2017. She is a non-executive director of The Irish Times, a trustee of the Irish Modern Dance Theatre and on the advisory board of the Blackstone LaunchPad at Trinity College.

Murphy relocated back to her hometown in 2015 from New York, where she had been the CEO of The Daily Beast and the Interim CEO at Newsweek. Prior to that she had been the Global Publisher of Newsweek and before that she worked for Dow Jones and The Wall Street Journal in New York and Singapore.

She started her media career in London at The Times and Sunday Times after graduating from Trinity College Dublin.

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