Fox Italy appoints Salini as new MD

January 23, 2014 13.31 Europe/London By Robert Briel

Fabrizio Salini_lrFox International Channels Italy has appointed Fabrizio Salini to managing director of FIC’s Italian operation, effective February 17, 2014.

Salini, who served as VP of Entertainment Channels for FIC Italy between 2003 and 2011, returns after a 2-year stint serving senior management roles at Sky Italia, Discovery Communications Italia and Switchover Media.

As managing director of FIC Italy, Salini will be based in Rome and report to Diego Londoño, FIC’s EVP of Western and Northern Europe and Chief Operating Officer for Europe and Africa.

“We are very excited to have Fabrizio on board again at Fox International Channels Italy. His experience in pay and free television, across multiple genres, will be key in leading our business forward and in creating value both for pay-TV subscribers and advertisers, especially in this new and very competitive market scene”, said Diego Londoño.