Discovery rings in the changes

December 18, 2012 08.31 Europe/London By Chris Dziadul

Discovery Networks CEEMEA has announced a key changes to its leadership team in Central and Eastern Europe.

It sees Phillip Luff move from his position of country manager for emerging business to country manager for North East Europe, He will be replaced by James Gibbons, who moves to the UK from his position leading Discovery’s operations in Japan.

Luff will return to Moscow to replace Egor Borisov, who will leave Discovery at the end of this month.

In his new role, Luff will be responsible for business development and strengthening Discovery’s position in Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Moldova, Baltic Republics and Central Asia.