David Lynn

Viacom names new UK, northern and eastern Europe chief

Viacom has named James Currell as EVP and managing director for the UK, northern Europe and eastern Europe, following David Lynn’s appointment as president and CEO of Viacom Media Networks International (VIMN). Channel 5 chief operating officer Paul Dunthorne has meanwhile been promoted to take on Currell’s old job of COO at VIMN for northern […]

Viacom UK boss named new international chief

Viacom’s long-serving UK chief, David Lynn, has been named CEO of Viacom International Media Networks. He will replace Bob Bakish, who is now president and chief executive of the entire Viacom media empire. Lynn was most recently VIMN’s president of UK and northern and eastern Europe, a role that covers more than 30 territories. He […]