Eutelsat has appointed Julien Seligmann as regional VP UK and Nordics.

Based in London, Europe’s major media and telecoms hub, Julien will steer the Eutelsat UK and Nordics team that drives sales and marketing of capacity and services in order to further consolidate Eutelsat’s leadership across the region.

Julien is a seasoned executive in content delivery with over 20 years of experience in Europe and Americas. He joins Eutelsat from TDF where he was head of the Media Services division providing global content management and delivery solutions.

In 2002 he pioneered the creation of SmartJog, a first mover in electronic content delivery, acquired by TDF in 2006. He began his career in Orange Group as a satellite telecoms engineer and was subsequently head of Special Events at GlobeCast and CEO of Globecast do Brasil. He is a graduate of France’s Corps des Mines et Télécoms and Ecole Polytechnique.