Philippe Larroque, editorial director since 2013 of “TV Magazine”, a title broadcast at the weekend with Le Figaro, Le Figaro Magazine and Madame Figaro, as well as of all the titles of PQR, which will disappear at the end of this December, was appointed media- and Chief Technology Editor of Le Figaro. He will work under the responsibility of Alexis Brézet, editor-in-chief of Le Figaro, and Gaëtan de Capèle, deputy editor-in-chief, responsible for the economy. Sir. Larroque thus returns to the editorial office of the daily, of which he had already managed the media and advertising department from 2005 to 2013. From January 6, the Figaro group publishes a new title, “Le Figaro TV Magazine”, which will also be distributed with the daily newspaper “Le Parisien”, under the title “Le Parisien TV Magazine”.
Alongside his duties at Le Figaro, Philippe Larroque also presented the weekly program “La Vie des medias” on TF1 and on La Chaîne Info (LCI), and hosted the “Le Buzz Médias” section on Lefigaro.fr. Previously, he was Managing Director of the Strategies group after serving as Deputy Editor-in-Chief and then Editor-in-Chief of the weekly “Strategies” and the daily “Strategies Newsletter”. He also collaborated with the magazine “Décisions Médias”, of which he was a shareholder and editor-in-chief.