Eutelsat Communications has appointed Wladimir Bocquet in the new post of director of spectrum management policy.
BBC Worldwide has appointed Salim Mukaddam general manager and VP, Central and Eastern Europe (CEE).
Hans Vestberg has stepped down as president and CEO and member of the board of directors of Ericsson with immediate effect.
David Gibbons has been appointed to the role of SVP international operations and technology for NBCUniversal International, effective September 30.
Vodafone and Liberty Global have announced their intention to appoint Jeroen Hoencamp as chief executive and Ritchy Drost as CFO of the two companies’ proposed 50-50 joint venture business combining Vodafone Netherlands and Ziggo.
Former Disney head of sales Simon Pollock has joined Heidrick & Struggles to develop the firm’s media and entertainment practice.
Anastasios Tzoulas has been confirmed as the administrator of the Romanian cable operator NextGen for another four years.
German actor Matthias Schweighöfer is following in the footsteps of Netflix, Amazon and maxdome to set up a video-on-demand (VOD) service.
Mark Reid, currently the deputy CFO of Virgin Media, will assume the role of CFO for UPC in September.
Turner Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) has named Pedro Cosa to the newly created role of VP Insights & Analytics.