Patrick Schult has been appointed managing director of Fremantle Prods. Asia, the Singapore-based subsid of Fremantle Media.
Previously Asia’s director of operations, Schult succeeds Sue Adams who will continue as a consultant until April. He reports to Simon Spalding, director of operations, Asia Pacific.
FremantleMedia has had a production business in Asia since 1995 and recently launched the “Idols” franchise in Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia and India.
In Indonesia, its other productions include “Family Feud,” “The Price Is Right,” “Man O Man” and “Small Talk.”