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New Discovery South Asia chief

More changes are afoot at Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific after the channels TV group named a new general manager for its south Asia business. Brand management specialist Karan Bajaj has been named senior VP and GM for the region, a role that focuses on the fast-growing Indian market. Rahul Johri vacated the post in February. He remains in […]

AMC/Sundance promotes Frazier in EMEA

AMC/Sundance Channel Global has promoted Italy-based executive Marco Frazier to senior VP, global distribution, EMEA. This will see him in charge of distribution of AMC/Sundance Channelsacross EMEA, reporting in to executive VP, global distribution Ed Palluth. He has been with AMC/Sundance Channel Global for the past five yearsworking in international business development and distribution, helping […]

Turner hires EMEA finance boss from Time Out

Turner International has recruited Aksel van der Wal as senior VP, finance, for its EMEA operation, DTVE’s sister publication. Van der Wal joins from entertainment publishing business Time Out where he was global CEO. At Turner he will work across the company’s channel brands, which include news net CNN, kids offerings Cartoon Network and Cartoonito […]

Fox Channels hires new German chief

Fox International Channels has hired Marco de Ruiter as its senior VP, Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Ruiter worked for Viacom International Media Networks previously. He joined the company in 2002 and was COO for northern Europe from 2008, leaving last year. At FIC he will run the company’s channels in German-speaking territories. Ruiter reports to […]