Since January, Robinson has been working on the marketing and sales for this month’s launch of Sun+, the new pay-walled website for The Sun.
Initial estimates suggest The Sun has attracted more than 340,000 digital subscribers in the first two weeks since the launch of its pay-wall.
Robinson will report into News
She said: "As a former publisher at BBC Worldwide, David brings a wealth of commercial and marketing acumen.
"In his three years working across the News UK estate, David has established himself as a well-respected member of the team."
Robinson joined News