Following the completion of Kinnevik AB’s distribution of its entire shareholding in MTG to its shareholders in August,
Dmitry Mednikov has left the Russian state broadcaster VGTRK, where he was deputy DG and closely involved in the development of its thematic channel business Digital TV (DTV).
Fremantle has appointed Andrea Scrosati, currently executive VP of programming at Sky Italia, as group chief operating officer.
RTL Group has appointed Sean Atkins as new CEO of StyleHaul, effective from 10 September 2018.
CBS Corporation has reached a settlement agreement with National Amusements, members of the CBS Board of Directors, and related parties, that results in the departure of chairman and CEO Les Moonves and the settlement of disputes about control of the company.
KPN has begun the transition of its DTT platform Digitenne to the DVB-T2 standard.
Vewd has named Sascha Prüter as its chief product officer. The former Google staffer had previously worked on product and engineering for Android TV.
Eleven Sports has appointed Jorge Pavão de Sousa MD for Portugal, effective September 17.
Thomas Funke, Vice President Accounting and Finance Operations, will assume the function of Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of German cable operator Unitymedia with immediate effect.
Andrea Bártfai-Mager, Hungary’s minister without portfolio in charge of national assets, has appointed Zsolt Sárecz CEO of Antenna Hungária, effective September 1.