BBC Commercial Arm Hires New Senior Marketer

22 September 2006

LONDON: Andrew Baxter, the former director of commercial affairs for Paramount Comedy and other Viacom UK enterprises, has joined BBC Worldwide as head of commercial policy with oversight of the state-owned broadcaster's seven commercial businesses.

He will report to BBC director of business affairs Sarah Cooper, who commented: "His breadth of understanding of regulatory, rights and competition issues will be invaluable as we take BBC Worldwide on to the next stage of growth."

Data sourced from; additional content by WARC staff