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Fox strengthens distribution team in Europe, Africa

September 20, 2013

Fox International Channels, the multimedia company owns by 21st Century Fox, is reinforcing the Affiliate Sales in Europe & Africa as part of the company’s global strategy to increase the distribution of TV channels and premium TV content in all linear and non-linear platforms and operators worldwide.

Under the leadership of Georgina Twiss, who joined FIC as SVP of Affiliate Distribution Europe & Africa in 2011, the department is now complete with the appointments of Roberto Soto as SVP Commercial & Product Development, Peter J Taylor as VP Affiliate focused on Western Europe and Viera Cervenakova Ekdahl as VP Affiliate focused on Nordic and Eastern Europe.

In the previous few weeks the FIC Europe & Africa affiliate team has helped in the launch of FOX Sports in Italy and in The Netherlands, FOX in The Netherlands and FOX Crime in South Africa.

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