Exec to depart in January 2009
HONG KONG – BBC Asia announced the resignation Wednesday of BBC Worldwide Channels Asia’s senior VP and GM Christine Leo-McKerrow.
“After three intense and incredibly rewarding years of launching five new channel brands and building the foundations for the BBC channels business throughout Asia, it is time to stop to take a well-earned break,” Leo-McKerrow said in statement.
Prior to joining the BBC, Leo-McKerrow was formerly at HBO Asia and headed up Nickelodeon’s Asian office. Her departure will be effective from end Jan 2009.