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Fritzon named Net Insight CEO

Net Insight’s Board has appointed Crister Fritzson as the new CEO of Net Insight – he will assume his new position during the first half of 2020. Crister has extensive…

Lliteras named UTECA DG

Emilio Lliteras, 41, has been appointed as the new Director General at UTECA, Spain’s largest private TV association, replacing the outgoing Andres Armas. Lliteras is an expert in marketing, brand…

Dutta heads Cartoon Network and POGO in South Asia

Abhishek Dutta has been named Senior Director and Network Head – Kids, overseeing Cartoon Network and POGO in South Asia. Based in Mumbai, his responsibilities include programming, channel operations, acquisitions…

Halliwell named MD of NENT Studios UK

Nordic Entertainment Group (NEN), the Nordic streaming company, has appointed Richard Halliwell as Managing Director of the newly formed NENT Studios UK, which comprises NENT Group’s content production and distribution…

AMC’s Frazier joins Pantomimus Media

Marco Frazier, former Senior VP of International Distribution for Digital & New Platforms at AMC Networks, has joined the UK-based entertainment company Pantomimus Media as Head of Corporate Development. Frazier…

MBC’s Barnett resigns

MBC’s Barnett resigns

MBC, by any measure the most powerful broadcasting group in the Middle East, is set to lose its CEO Sam Barnett after 17 years at the helm. MBC’s chairman Waleed…

Eutelsat names Rouzaud as Chief HR Officer

Eutelsat Communications has announced the appointment of Marie-Sophie Rouzaud as Group Chief Human Resources Officer. Her new position will be effective from early 2020. Rouzaud will become a member of…

Comcast exec to lead Peacock

Comcast exec to lead Peacock

Comcast’s NBCUniversal is naming new management roles as streaming becomes more of a priority. Comcast executive Matt Strauss is moving over to NBCU as chairman of Peacock. Strauss will also…

MediaKind appoints Broome as CTO

MediaKind, the media technology company, has announced the appointment of Allen Broome as CTO. Broome brings more than 20 years of media technology leadership and software expertise to MediaKind and…

WWE appoints Rosenstock as EVP International

WWE appoints Rosenstock as EVP International

WWE has announced the appointment of James Rosenstock as Executive Vice President, International. Rosenstock will be responsible for the management of all international operations and will oversee the company’s eight…

Vionlabs Americas appoints Odden

Vionlabs is continuing its growth with the appointment of Kevin Odden to lead its commercial operations in the Americas.  The company is also expanding its advisory board with the appointments…

BritBox unveils UK management team

BritBox unveils UK management team

The management team for BritBox, the SVoD service created by UK PSBs the BBC and ITV, has been announced in the run-up to the service’s planned launch in the fourth…

Sarpong named BBC Director of Creative Diversity

Broadcaster, writer and campaigner, June Sarpong MBE has been appointed as the BBC’s Director of Creative Diversity. The BBC says Sarpong will lead a renewed drive to further transform and…

Euskaltel seeks new president

Spain’s fifth largest operator Euskaltel, controlled by UK’s Zegona, is seeking a new president following the news that current president Alberto Garcia Erauzkin will not stand for the post in…

ITV: De Mol exit explained

John De Mol, one of broadcasting’s most experienced executives, is exiting ITV as part of a restructuring of ITV Studios. De Mol has helmed some of TV’s most successful formats…

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