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T-Hrvatski Telekom names new CFO

Daniel Daub

Deutsche Telekom-owned Croatian telco T-Hrvatski Telekom has named Daniel Daub as its new chief financial officer, taking over from Josef Thürriegl, who is moving to… Read more

Disney gets new EMEA chief

Rebecca Campbell

The Walt Disney Company has a new president for the EMEA region. Rebecca Campbell (pictured) will replace Diego Lerner in the post on January 1,… Read more

A+E content chief joins Nat Geo

Christian Drobnyk

A+E Networks’ Christian Drobnyk has joined National Geographic Global Networks as executive VP of programming strategy and acquisitions. Drobnyk will focus on National Geographic, Nat… Read more

Bavarian Broadcasting DG to take over as ARD chair

Ulrich Wilhem

The director general of Bayerischer Rundfunk (Bavarian Broadcasting Corporation), Ulrich Wilhem, will take over as the next chairman of public broadcast body ARD in 2018. Wilhelm will… Read more

AsiaSat names new general counsel

Saphina Ho

Satellite operator AsiaSat has named Saphina Ho as its new general counsel. Ho succeeds Catherine Chang, who is leaving the company. Ho will become a… Read more

Ex-BBCWW North America president named CEO of Mitú

Herb Scannell

Herb Scannell, ex-president of BBC Worldwide North America has been named the new CEO of Mitú, a digital media brand for Latino millennials. Scannell who… Read more

Cisco’s Chambers to step down as CEO takes over chairman role

John Chambers

Cisco executive chairman and former CEO John Chambers has told the company’s board that he will not stand for re-election to the company’s board when… Read more

Ownzones names chief security officer and SVP, operations

Rob Hopps

OTT entertainment and technology provider Ownzones has named Rob Hopps as its chief security officer and senior vice-president of operations. In this new role, Hopps… Read more

Iflix hires Sky M&A chief as CFO

Anil Jhingan

Emerging markets subscription video-on-demand service Iflix has named Sky M&A executive Anil Jhingan as its chief commercial and financial officer. Jhingan, who has served as… Read more

Fox’s Ford retires as Etheridge exits

Jeff Ford

Fox Networks Group (FNG) executive Jeff Ford is retiring, with the separate exit of UK programming chief Toby Etheridge sparking a rejig at Fox Networks… Read more

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