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EBU names new board members

Gilles Marchand, Marko Filli and Tonio Portughese

The European Broadcasting Union (EBU), the organisation that represents European public broadcasters, has unveiled its new executive board line-up, with three new additions. The new… Read more

ProSiebenSAT.1 gets finance chief

Jan Kemper

ProSiebenSAT.1 has appointed a new CFO, the latest in a series of management changes at the German broadcaster and media group. Jan Kemper will become… Read more

Nangu.TV names new CEO

Zdeněk Gerlický

Interactive TV technology specialist Nangu.TV has named Zdeněk Gerlický as CEO and chairman. Joining nangu.TV in 2007, Gerlický has held the position of CTO for… Read more

Hubee names sales and marketing chief

Christophe Sonzogni

France-based video distribution and TV on-demand specialist Hubee has named Christophe Sonzogni as head of sales and marketing. Sonzogni will be part of the management… Read more

M6 names light entertainment chief

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French broadcaster M6 has named Stéphane Sallé de Chou as head of acquired light entertainment and magazine programming. Sallé de Chou joined the broadcaster’s advertising… Read more

Former France Télévisions chief Pflimlin dies aged 62

Remy Pflimlin

Former France Télévisions director-general Rémy Pflimlin has died at the age of 62. Pflimlin died on Saturday. According to French press reports, he was hospitalised… Read more

Sky Deutschland names sales chief

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Sky Deutschland has named Thomas Menneking as its new senior vice-president of sales. Menneking, who took up his new role yesterday, will be responsible for… Read more

Fox hires Nordic boss from Discovery

Hans van Rijn

Fox has hired Hans van Rijn from Discovery to run its operations in the Nordic region. Van Rijn will be general manager of Fox’s international… Read more

HBO Spain hires original programming chief

Miguel Salvat

HBO is preparing original programming for its new Spanish service and has hired Miguel Salvat from Movistar to lead the charge. Salvat will oversee original… Read more

MTV changing tack as programming boss exits

Michael Klein

Michael Klein is leaving MTV after just six months as executive VP, original content. Klein joined in March, following the exit of Susanne Daniels after… Read more

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