Jean-Paul Philippot

Philippot re-elected as EBU president

Jean-Paul Philippot of Belgian broadcaster RTBF has been re-elected for a fifth consecutive term as President of the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) at the organisation’s 76th General Assembly in Bečići, Montenegro. Philippot, who has been president since 2009, will serve for another two years before ending his presidency in 2018. Monica Maggioni of Italy’s RAI, who […]

EBU appoints new executive board, outlines future vision

The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) has named the remaining nine members of its executive board and said its priority for the coming years will be balancing cost efficiencies and modernisation. Members attending the 73rd General Assembly in Geneva elected the nine new members, eight of whom were appointed from the out-going board, while Petr Dvořák, […]