Andrew Warren

ProSieben gets new finance chief

ProSieben has appointed a new CFO, the latest in a series of management changes at the German broadcaster and media group. Jan Kemper will become CFO and a member of the executive board, filling the role being vacated by Gunnar Wiedenfels who was recently appointed CFO at Discovery, in turn replacing Andrew Warren. Wedenfels exits […]

Discovery building the ‘Netflix of sports’

With Olympics and other rights in hand, Eurosport can become the ‘Netflix of sports’, according to parent company Discovery Communications. Discovery CEO and president David Zaslav told analysts that owning the linear and digital rights to all Eurosport content opened up a range of possibilities. “Because we own the sports content for both linear and […]

Discovery counts cost of Brexit

Discovery Communications has revealed that the Brexit vote has slowed down its international business, but has committed to the UK market. The US firm yesterday reported quarterly and half year results that showed a decline in revenue and profit from its international division, which accounts for almost half of its overall business. The UK’s decision to […]

Discovery financial chief, south Asia boss exiting

Discovery Communications’ chief financial officer (CFO), Andrew Warren, will leave the company at the end of 2016 after almost five years at the company, whose general manager of the south Asia region is also leaving. Discovery said that a search for a new CFO will “begin immediately” with Warren due to leave the company at […]

Doug Baker takes on wider Discovery role

Discovery has added the COO position to Doug Baker’s current CFO role at its international business. Baker is now COO and CFO at Discovery Networks International, reporting to recently appointed DNI president JB Perrette and Discovery Communications CFO Andrew Warren. He will continue to handle the financial management of the DNI business as well as […]