Bekker MD of FIC Europe & Africa
November 5, 2014
Fox International Channels (FIC) Europe & Africa has announced the appointment of Hannelie Bekker as Managing Director (MD) of FIC Africa.
With first-hand knowledge of the television market in South and East Africa, and strong relationships with African broadcasters, international content distributors and international channel owners, Bekker will assume responsibilities for all FIC brands in Africa, including FOX, FOX Crime, FOX Movies, FX, National Geographic Channel, Nat Geo Wild, National Geographic Gold, FOX Sports, FOX Sports 2 and Baby TV.
Prior to joining FIC, Bekker was MD of Wananchi Programming Limited, a Wananchi Group company created to develop and manage bespoke channels under the triple play and Pay-TV provider’s consumer brand, Zuku.