NENT appoints Alenius
May 18, 2020
Nordic Entertainment Group (NENT Group), the Nordic streaming company, has appointed Roberta Alenius as SVP and Head of Corporate Communications with effect from September 1st. Alenius will lead NENT Group’s public relations and internal communications activities across all platforms and will report to Anders Jensen, NENT Group President and CEO.
Alenius was previously Head of Communications Sweden at Telia and held various communications positions over eight years for Sweden’s Prime Minister, including Head of Press and Spokeswoman for the Government. Roberta has also held the position of Head of External Communications for Nordea Group.
In her new position, Alenius will be a member of NENT Group’s extended Group Executive Management team and will be based in Stockholm.
Jensen commented: “Our success is built on securing the best talents in every part of the company. Roberta has an outstanding track record of delivering impactful and creative communications at the highest level. Her ability, experience and leadership will be invaluable in accelerating NENT Group’s global positioning as a leading streaming company.”
Alenius said: “I truly look forward to joining NENT Group. Streaming is reshaping the future of global entertainment and NENT Group is a company in the forefront of this industry. I hope to tell NENT Group’s unique story across all markets. I fully share NENT Group’s values of Bravery, Equality, Appreciation and Trust and I am happy to join Anders Jensen and the team.”
NENT Group’s investor relations, sustainability and public affairs teams report to Matthew Hooper, NENT Group EVP and Chief Corporate Affairs Officer, who also leads the Group’s legal, compliance and regulatory teams, and will now play an even more active role in NENT Group’s international expansion plans.