ABC Names Senior Foreign Correspondent

Jim Sciutto, London-based overseas correspondent for ABC News, has been named senior foreign correspondent.

As such, he will be the lead reporter for overseas stories on all ABC News platforms.

Sciutto has been an overseas correspondent with ABC since 2002, reporting from 30 countries, including 12 assignments in Iraq. He joined the network in 1998 in Washington, primarily covering the Pentagon.

Contributing editor John Eggerton has been an editor and/or writer on media regulation, legislation and policy for over four decades, including covering the FCC, FTC, Congress, the major media trade associations, and the federal courts. In addition to Multichannel News and Broadcasting + Cable, his work has appeared in Radio World, TV Technology, TV Fax, This Week in Consumer Electronics, Variety and the Encyclopedia Britannica.