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McCarthy named CEO at Friend MTS

Friend MTS, a provider of content protection and video security services, has announced the appointment of Shane McCarthy as Chief Executive Officer. McCarthy previously worked as COO at Irdeto, and President for International Business at Pace. He was Founder and CEO of Caldero, a professional services consultancy within the video entertainment market, and currently sits […]

February 1, 2023

Haque named Head of Content at BBC Three

Nasfim Haque has been appointed as Head of Content for BBC Three. She has been Interim Channel Editor of BBC Three since February 2022. Haque has an abundance of experience in delivering content that speaks to young audiences. She will now be overseeing the BBC Three team permanently, developing and delivering a range of diverse […]

February 1, 2023

4iG appoints new senior execs

The Board of Directors of 4iG has appointed new senior executives in order to integrate Vodafone Hungary and the company’s existing telecommunications portfolio. The executives will be responsible for identifying synergies within the Group and harmonising business operations. From March 1st, Sacha Dudler will join the 4iG Group’s senior management team as Deputy CEO, in […]

February 1, 2023

IABM names Geyman Head of Marketing

IABM has announced the appointment of Rosanne Geyman as Head of Marketing. Reporting to the IABM CEO, Geyman will plan, control and manage the marketing strategy for IABM, with an emphasis on digital, web, customer relationship management systems and social media alongside further developing IABM’s physical and event-based activities. Geyman brings 15 years’ international B2B […]

February 1, 2023

New CEOs at Orange Spain, France

The Orange group has announcesd the appointment of Jean-François Fallacher as CEO of Orange France from April 3rd. He will replace Fabienne Dulac, who after eight years at the helm, has chosen to take on new challenges within the Group. Dulac will remain on the Executive Committee and will contribute to the deployment of the […]

January 31, 2023

Teleste forms Advisory Board for North American market

Teleste has announced the formation of an Advisory Board, bringing together experienced business names in the cable and telecommunications industries. The advisors will bring their collective knowledge and experience to provide guidance and insights on the North American cable market for Teleste’s continued growth. The Board is Chaired by Hanno Narjus, SVP of Teleste Networks, […]

January 31, 2023

Joymo hires Griffiths in VP role

Joymo, the video streaming services provider to sports rights holders, has appointed Hannah Griffiths to the newly created role of VP of Sales where she will build and lead a permanent presence for the company in the UK market. Griffiths joins Joymo’s Senior Management Team and assumes overarching responsibility for acquiring long-term exclusive partnerships with […]

January 30, 2023

Berry heads ITV Studios global commercial divisions

ITV Studios’ Chief Operating Officer David McGraynor has announced that Ruth Berry (currently Managing Director, Global Distribution) has been promoted to lead both of ITV Studios’ global commercial divisions. ITV Studios says that the bringing together of Global Distribution and Global Entertainment under a single leadership team, led by Berry, will enable it to “align […]

January 27, 2023

Ericsson appoints Lindqvist in SVP role

Ericsson has appointed Jenny Lindqvist Senior Vice President, Head of Market Area Europe & Latin America, as of February 1st – the same date she will become member of the Ericsson Executive Team, reporting to the CEO. Lindqvist currently holds the position of Vice President and Head of Northern and Central Europe within Ericsson’s Market […]

January 26, 2023

MPs to question BBC Chair

The House of Commons Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee is to question BBC Chair Richard Sharp following media reports about his appointment. Sharp appeared before the Committee in January 2021 for a pre-appointment hearing in which he faced questions about his political independence and suitability for the role. The Committee subsequently approved his appointment. […]

January 25, 2023By Colin Mann