Television Business International

Dogan names new deputy CEO

Turkey’s Dogan TV has named Ozge Bulut Marasli as deputy CEO, putting her in charge of national channel Kanal D and the group’s production and distribution companies.

Ozge Bulut MarasliMarasli joined Dogan TV in 2010 as head of investor relations and corporate affaris and subsequently served as vice-president, international and corporate strategy.

In her new role she will continue to have responsibility for the group’s international business, corporate strategy and content sales.

Prior to joining Dogan, she served as an executive in the finance department at Marsa Kraft Foods International and as strategy and business development director at Sabancı Holding.

Kanal D, in addition to its nationwide coverage in Turkey, is available internationally via satellite. In addition to free TV, Dogan also owns Turkish pay TV platform D-Smart.

It has also established itself as a key Turkish drama producer