David Gordon

Foxtel CEO joins Ten board

Foxtel CEO and managing director Richard Freudenstein has joined the board of Australian commercial channel Ten Network as a non-executive director. This comes after News Corp-backed Foxtel bought into Ten Network Holdings, which was at the time cash-strapped following a period of poor ratings, earlier this year. Freudenstein’s appointment is effective today, and comes as […]

Foxtel-Ten deal gets regulatory approval

Foxtel’s agreement to buy into Australian free TV channel Ten Network is going ahead after local competition authorities opted against opposing the deal. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission and the Australian Communications and Media Authority have now given their approval to the deal after investigating specific concerns. The proposed agreement will see Australian pay TV […]

Ten CEO exits in reshuffle

Australia’s Network Ten has appointed a new CEO after the resignation of current incumbent Hamish McLennan. Current Ten CFO and COO Paul Anderson is the broadcaster’s new chief executive, with non-executive director David Gordon becoming chairman after McLennan also relinquished his executive chairman post. Gordon has been a Ten director since 2010, and is credited […]