Zodiak Nordic

CEO exits Zodiak’s Yellow Bird

Anni Faurbye Fernandez is to leave her post as CEO of Zodiak Media’s Swedish prodco Yellow Bird in order to launch her own TV and film production firm. Fernandez has been with Yellow Bird since 2008 and been CEO since January 2012, but is moving on to launch a Denmark-based producer. Zodiak Nordic chief executive […]

Karsberg, Yeter make US formats switch at Zodiak

Swedish execs Joel Karsberg and Cem Yeter will move to the US to become joint chief creative officers at Zodiak Americas. The pair currently head up Zodiak Media production companies in Scandinavia, but will relocate as part of an effort to increase Zodiak’s unscripted development business in the US. They are credited with jointly leading […]

MTG Studios hires Zodiak’s Jens Eriksson as COO

MTG Studios, the content arm of pan European broadcaster Modern Times Group, has poached former Zodiak executive Jens Eriksson to become president and chief operating officer. Eriksson was previously COO at Zodiak Media Group Nordic and has also worked in the music business with record label Universal Music. He will start on January 8, 2013 […]