Mattias Hjelmstedt

Magine appoints Goyal as new CEO

Cloud TV service Magine TV has upped president and chief operating officer, Ambuj Goyal, to the CEO role. Goyal, who has also been a member of the Magine board since May 2014, will take over from Mattias Hjelmstedt, who will continue to serve on the board. Goyal took on president and COO duties at Magine […]

Magine adds personalisation to German service

Cloud TV service, Magine TV, has launched a new customisable version of its offering in Germany in a bid to let viewers “pay for what they actually watch, and save on what they don’t.” The new personalisation options will let viewers choose which channels they want to activate, and which to ‘pause’. All selected channels […]

Magine establishes Germany as its largest market

Cloud-based over-the-top TV service, Magine now has more customers in Germany than in its home market of Sweden, less than a month after its full launch in the country.  Speaking to DTVE, Magine founder and CEO Mattias Hjelmstedt said that the speed of its growth in the German market had taken him by surprise, but […]

Sullivan, Sapan and Hollinger top DTVE Euro 50 Awards 2014

Sky Deutschland CEO Brian Sullivan, AMC Networks CEO Josh Sapan and Discovery Networks International CEO Mark Hollinger were among the big winners at DTVE’s 2014 Euro 50 awards last night. Held this year at Amsterdam’s prestigious Hilton Hotel on the second day of Cable Congress, the prize ceremony saw Sky’s Sullivan fight off tough competition […]