A+E Networks has expanded its London-based international content sales team by three.
Hurd’s content distribution territories include the UK, Ireland, Benelux, Ukraine, Belarus and Russia. A former Drive Television exec, he has previously worked for Target Entertainment, Endemol Distribution and Celador International.
Oesterlin, who was hired back in September for his current position, oversees sales for German-speaking Europe, the Nordics, Turkey, the Middle East, Israel, Greece, Portugal, Africa, French-speaking Belgium and Switzerland.
Oesterlin has served as a consultant to the A+E Networks international content distribution team and previously held senior sales positions with GmBh, Tele München Gruppe, RHI Entertainment, Alchemy Television Group and Warner Bros. International Television.
Both Hurd and Oesterlin will report to Denis Cantin, VP and head of content sales for EMEA.
Manager Bertolotti is responsible for content distribution in Africa, the Middle East, Turkey, Israel, Greece, Portugal, French-speaking Belgium and Switzerland. Bertolotti, who previously worked for Passion Distribution and eOne Television International, managing sales in Africa and the Middle East, will report to Oesterlin.