20th Century Fox does the Scandi splits

Mandoki, Paumgardhen upped at new divisions

STOCKHOLM — Twentieth Century Fox Intl. is restructuring its Scandinavian operation, splitting it into two companies, theatrical and home entertainment.

Hansi Mandoki will become managing director of 20th Century Fox Theatrical Sweden, managing all aspects of Fox’s theatrical marketing, distribution and acquisition activities in Sweden.

Peter Paumgardhen has been tapped managing director for 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment Scandinavia.

Manoki’s last job was business developer and editor at DagenPS, an online daily financial paper in Sweden. Previously, he worked at SF Film, SF Bio and AMC Theaters Sweden. He will report to Christian Grass, executive vice president of 20th Century Fox Europe, Middle East & Africa.

Paumgardhen will report to Gary Ferguson, senior veepee of 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment Europe.

Mandoki and Paumgardhen succeed Jan Stigvall, who left Fox in August. Both take up the new posts Oct. 1.