Nordisk Film TV hires ex-FremantleMedia exec

Camilla Gundtoft has been named Nordisk Film TV's Nordic production director, and was previously COO/acting managing director of Blu A/S, part of FremantleMedia.
January 14, 2011

Camilla Gundtoft has been named Nordisk Film TV’s Nordic production director. Gundtoft will be responsible for production, business affairs and human resources, and will also be involved in new business and strategic development at the Nordic group level. She was previously COO/acting managing director of Blu A/S, part of FremantleMedia, where she was involved in The X-Factor,Got Talent and Come Dine With Me.
In a release, Gundtoft said, “It will be exciting and challenging to operate more strategically on a Nordic level in this new role, while at the same time, continuing to strengthen the position of Nordisk Film TV.”
Jacob Houlind, CEO of Nordisk Film TV said, “Camilla’s considerable experience within TV production is the perfect match for Nordisk Film TV to help us achieve our ambitious goal of becoming the market leader in the region within the next 5 years.”

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