Ingrid Akkerman

Endemol Shine veteran heads to Talpa

Talpa Global has hired Ingrid Akkerman as its head of licensing and branded content. The new recruit joins from Endemol Shine after more than a decade at the company at its predecessor Endemol, where she held various positions including in format sales. At Talpa Global, the distribution arm of ITV-owned Talpa Media, she will work […]

Endemol Shine unites commercial teams

Endemol Shine Group has combined the Shine 360° and Endemol international commercial partnerships teams under the leadership of Branco Scherer who is promoted to managing director of the merged entity. The commercial team oversees branded and ad-funded programming, licensing and merchandising and digital products. Scherer will run the team with Lorraine Burgess becoming director of […]

Endemol moves formats boss to branding role

Endemol has appointed Ingrid Akkerman director, brand relations. She takes the role having been at Endemol since 2002, most recently as senior manager, formats distribution. In her new position Akkerman will launch local partnerships with brands, working with Endemol’s teams around the world. The role covers integrating brands within Endemol properties and other sponsorship and […]