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Chellomedia launches in Latin American

January 29, 2013

Chellomedia, the international content company of Liberty Global, has confirmed the launch of Chello Latin America, a new operating business that already provides television services to more than 100 million households in the region.

Alejandro Harrison has been appointed the CEO of Chello Latin America and will be reporting to Niall Curran, President of Chellomedia. Alejandro was previously the CEO of Pramer SCA. which, along with MGM Latin America LLC, and Canal Cosmopolitan Latino America LLC becomes integrated into Chello Latin America.

Headquartered in Miami, and with offices in Buenos Aires, Chello Latin America will be responsible for the management and distribution of its pay TV channels as well as the development of the business through M&A, strategic partnerships and investments.

Niall Curran, President of Chellomedia, commented, “We are excited about the opportunities in Latin America and look forward to developing the very good relationships we enjoy with the many clients, advertisers and partners from which we acquire rights and commission original productions.

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