TiVo’s EVP and COO Pete Thompson is joining Amazon as vice president of Alexa Voice Services.
Ericsson’s nomination committee has proposed Ronnie Leten as the new chairman of the board.
Pertti Ervi has been named as the new chairman of the board at Teleste.
Katharina Behrends, Managing Director of NBC Universal Global Networks Deutschland, will also head NBC Universal’s channels in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) and the Benelux countries from January 2018.
Andrej Dolezal has left his position as technical director at the Slovakian public broadcaster RTVS.
The Hungarian incumbent Magyar Telekom has reached an agreement with trade unions that will result in around 350 of its employees being made redundant.
Dr Alexander Coridaß will resign from his position of Managing Director for Strategy and Business Development at ZDF Enterprises at the end of 2017.
Bianca Brown will take over the position of Director Affiliate Distribution at Fox Networks Group Germany for Germany, Austria and Switzerland with immediate effect.
Industry veteran Simon Pollock has launched Simon Pollock & Co., specialising in senior level executive search in global media and entertainment.
Wilfried Urner has been appointed, with immediate effect, as the new CEO of MX1, the technical services subsidiary of Astra satellite operator SES.