Kazimir Bacic has been elected the new DG of the Croatian public broadcaster HRT by the country’s parliament.
The former head of technology at HRT, he was chosen on the proposal of the Committee for Information and Technology, with 90 votes for and 12 abstentions.
The EBU notes that Bacic is a long-term employee of HRT, having worked on a variety of engineering roles, including assistant director for development and technology since 1984.
He actively participated in the EBU’s Vision 2020 project and is an active member of the EBU’s Technical Committee.
Since last November he has also been VP of the International Group for Connectivity Media.