Andrew Bott

Former Shine finance chief heads to BBCWW

BBC Worldwide has hired former Shine CFO Tom Fussell as its new finance chief. He replaces Andrew Bott, whose departure for FremantleMedia was announced late last year, with Suzanne Burrows then covering his role on an interim basis. Fussell takes the CFO role at Worldwide, the commercial arm of UK pubcaster the BBC, from May […]

Fremantle poaches CFO from BBC Worldwide

FremantleMedia has hired Andrew Bott as its new CFO, with the new-recruit joining from BBC Worldwide. Bott is still serving as CFO of Worldwide, the commercial arm of the UK public broadcaster, ahead of joining FremantleMedia in 2016. Prior to his CFO role at Worldwide, he was across finance at the company’s US operations. Before […]

BBC Worldwide posts revenue drop as UK, US decline

BBC Worldwide’s overall revenue was down in 2013/2014, although headline profit inched up. The commercial arm of the UK public broadcaster published its annual report this morning, which revealed that by region, revenue and headline profit were down in the UK, US and Australasia, with increased sales in other parts of western Europe and the […]