BBC Studios Appoints Jon Penn as Head of Unified Asia-Pacific Operations

Variety | 9/6/2019 | Patrick Frater
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BBC Studios, the commercial arm of the BBC, has merged its operations in Asia, Australia and New Zealand. It has appointed Jon Penn to head the unified structure.

The move follows the departure of Myleeta Aga, acting executive VP, Asia, and comes after all BBC Studios’ international sales and distribution businesses, encompassing content sales, branded services and ancillaries, came together as a single global distribution group under Paul Dempsey on Sept. 1.

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Penn was previously MD for BBC Studios in Australia and New Zealand. In his expanded role, he will continue to report to Dempsey. Prior to his tenure at BBC Studios Australia and New Zealand, Penn was, for four years, CEO Asia-Pacific...
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