Germany’s PrimaCom has appointed Joachim Grendel as CEO of PrimaCom Management GmbH.

Grendel was COO and CEO of Unity Media in Cologne, Germany’s second largest cable operator. Prior to that he worked at the Boston Consulting Group consulting to media and telecoms companies in eastern Europe and Russia.

Grendel will start in his new job at PrimaCom on July, 11.

Primacom operates cable networks in Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt, Thueringen, Berlin, Brandenburg and Mecklenburg-Vorpommern,