Turner Broadcasting has appointed Jamie Friend to the newly created role of vice-president, corporate strategy and insights within its EMEA business.
Friend will be charged with identifying internal and external growth opportunities as well as providing support for the resulting investment, and will report to senior vice-president and chief operating officer EMEA Peter Flamman. He was previously head of strategy for digital platforms at Arqiva.
“This is a very important role for the growth our business. Jamie brings great industry experience and knowledge across a wide range of European markets in industry leading blue chip environments. I am certain he will be a tremendous asset to our team and business going forward,” said Flamman.