Laurence Robinet is joining Your Family Entertainment, where she takes on the responsibility of channel manager of the kids and family channel Your Family Channel.
French-born Robinet comes from Munich-based music channel Deluxe Television, where she was head of pay-TV.
She succeeds Bernd Brunner, who will leave the company later this year, and will report directly to CEO Dr. Stefan Piech.
“I am delighted that Laurence Robinet is joining our team,” said Piech. “Robinet has extensive expertise in the television business, especially with regard to the establishment and expansion of channels, as well as in international trade in children’s and youth programmes. I am sure that it is the perfect addition to our team and we our position able to expand their brands in leadership. “