The Independent hires Cockroft as editor
Stephanie Cockroft has joined The Independent as an Indy100 editor.
She comes from The Evening Standard where she has worked for more than 3 years, joining as a night news editor. She then became an associate news editor and then served as an online news editor before holding the post of news editor.
She has also worked as a news reporter and as a senior news reporter/night news editor at MailOnline. She was also an exclusive features writer at the Press Association and served as chief reporter, Aldershot News and Mail – Trinity Mirror Southern.
Earlier she was a trainee reporter and then worked as a senior reporter at North Devon Journal – Northcliffe Media.
Cockroft is a graduate of Cardiff University.