Home » Archives by category » Business » People

Simpson named Freesat CTO

Freesat, the FTA satellite broadcaster, has confirmed the appointment of Peter Simpson as the company’s new Chief Technology Officer. He joins the company from Commscope where he was VP, Product…

Globecast promotes Genevois and Zankel

Globecast, the global solutions provider for media, has announced that Denis Genevois and Olivier Zankel are moving into new marketing roles. Genevois, who joined Globecast in 2001, is now VP…

Grivet remains Chair of HbbTV Association

The HbbTV Association, a global initiative dedicated to providing open standards for the delivery of advanced interactive TV services, has announced that Vincent Grivet (Salto) has been re-elected as its…

BAFTA appoints Majumdar as Chair

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) has confirmed Krishnendu Majumdar as its new Chair. In doing so, Majumdar becomes the first person of colour to be appointed…

Miller joins Board of Channel 4

Miller joins Board of Channel 4

Ofcom has announced the appointment of a new non-executive director to the Board of Channel 4. Andrew Miller joins the Board as non-executive director and Chair of the channel’s Audit…

Crunchyroll on HBO Max; appoints Lai-Hung

Crunchyroll on HBO Max; appoints Lai-Hung

HBO Max launched in the US on May 27th with anime and manga streamer Crunchyroll as part of its extensive line-up. Subscribers can watch 17 top anime series including Fullmetal…

NENT Studios appoints Bastin as CEO

Nordic Entertainment Group (NENT Group), the Nordic streaming company, has announced changes to the leadership of its NENT Studios businesses. Alexander Bastin has been appointed as SVP and CEO of…

EBU promotions reflect digital platforms focus

The EBU has confirmed two senior internal promotions within the Management Team of the EBU Media Department. Matthew Trustram, a senior EBU project manager with more than 10 years’ experience…

Cohen to lead ViacomCBS Global Distribution

Armando Nuñez is moving into an advisory role at the ViacomCBS Global Distribution Group. He will pass the leadership baton for the division to veteran licensing and distribution executive Dan…

Wallace joins Eleven Sports leadership team

Graham Wallace will join the Eleven Sports leadership team, as Chief Corporate & Finance Officer for parent company Aser Ventures. Wallace joins from Gfinity, where he oversaw the growth of…

Campbell named Disney D2C Chairman; Mayer helms TikTok

Campbell named Disney D2C Chairman; Mayer helms TikTok

Bob Chapek, Chief Executive Officer of The Walt Disney Company, has announced that Rebecca Campbell has been named Chairman, Direct-to-Consumer and International. Campbell is a 23-year Disney veteran who has…

ViacomCBS promotes Fonseca Zas to Streaming GM

ViacomCBS Networks International (VCNI) has announced that Ezequiel Fonseca Zas, formerly Senior Vice President of Emerging Business for VCNI Americas, has been promoted to General Manager of Streaming and Mobile…

NENT appoints Alenius

NENT appoints Alenius

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…

Deltatre makes senior exec changes

Deltatre has announced that Ron Downey will be stepping down from his role as President of the company’s OTT division. Downey was previously the CEO and Co-founder of UK-based OTT…

Ex-BT chief Patterson to head Salesforce sales

Ex-BT chief Patterson to head Salesforce sales

CRM specialist Salesforce has appointed Gavin Patterson as President and Chief Revenue Officer. Patterson, who has served as the company’s President and CEO of Salesforce International, will lead the company’s…

Page 1 of 166123Next ›Last »