Fox International Channels (FIC) has announced the appointment of Christian Brent as SVP of Global Research & Audience Strategy. In the newly created role, he will head up all audience research for Fox International Channels across the company’s three key regions: Europe & Africa, Latin America, and Asia Pacific. Christian’s remit will include TV ratings, digital analytics and agency projects, and he will work with commercial and editorial teams across the FIC regions.
Brent joined FIC in 2013 as VP Audience Research & Strategy for Europe and Africa. Before joining FIC, he spent seven years at BBC Worldwide, where he headed up the research and strategy unit for the BBC’s international channels business. Prior to that, Brent was Head of Research for Walt Disney Television, Latin America.