SPT to open Middle East office

Ziad Yaghi to head Dubai outpost

LONDON — Sony Pictures Television will open a sales office in the Middle East.

The Dubai outpost will license films and TV series from SPT’s distribution catalog, plus finished content produced by SPT Arabia.

The office will report to SPT’s regional head office for Europe, Middle East and Africa in London.

It will be run by Ziad Yaghi, who as executive director of sales for the Middle East, will be responsible for SPT’s distribution activity across the Middle East. –

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