News International has appointed Dominic Mohan as editor of The Sun.
Mohan, who is currently deputy editor to Rebekah Brooks (nee Wade), will take up the post on 2 September.
Mohan has worked at The Sun for 13 years and became deputy editor in 2007.
Prior to joining the paper’s showbiz column, Bizarre, he was a reporter at the News of the World.
Brooks is leaving to take on the role of chief executive at News International.