Former network news executive
Westin, who was president of
Westin, 62, is currently a principal of Witherbee Holdings LLC, where he advises companies on digital and media issues. He is scheduled to begin at Bloomberg later this month.
"David has an accomplished background in television news," Claudia Milne, global head of Bloomberg Television, said in a statement. "He's an exceptional business leader, a smart lawyer, an expert on media and journalism, and a calm, intelligent presence on the air."