The RTL Group has appointed Andreas Rudas (55) as executive VP, regional operations & business development Central and Eastern Europe at RTL Group’s headquarters. Rudas will be a member of the RTL Group executive committee.
Rudas is currently executive director of WAZ Ost Holding (a subsidiary of WAZ Media Group), responsible for Austria, South Eastern Europe and Vietnam. In this position, since December 2005, he has overseen strategy and subsidiary management, as well as M&A activities, in 10 countries. Prior to this, he held various positions at Magna International Europe and the public Austrian broadcaster ORF.