President Trump has picked Wall Street financier Anthony Scaramucci, to be his White House communications director Friday, according to Reuters.
The appointment comes as the White House deals with a lot of communication surrounding the special counsel probe and several investigations into alleged Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election and possible ties with the Trump campaign.
Since former communications director, Michael Dubke resigned in May, the seat had been vacant with Spicer has been serving a dual role as press secretary and communications director.
Scaramucci, a Republican fundraiser and founder of Skybridge Capital, had been offered the post of U.S. ambassador to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development in Paris earlier.
Following news that Scaramucci had been picked, Sean Spicer resigned as White House Press secretary.