Kenneth Tan is to be the new managing director of movie distributor Golden Village Singapore. He will quit his post as CEO of MediaCorp Radio and exec veep of MediaCorp Group Communications on Aug. 31.
Tan replaces Kurt Rieder, who ankled GV after a year to become veep sales and marketing Asia at United Intl. Pictures. Rieder in turn replaces Roger Pollock, now London-based senior veep of sales for UIP in Europe.
Tan has been with MediaCorp for 2½ years, originally joining as CEO of MediaCorp TV before switching to radio. He assumes responsibility for the company’s 58 cinema screens and film distribution.