Fox International Channels (FIC) has bolstered its content sales division with the appointment of Jess Khanom to head of global format sales, effective immediately.
In her new role, Khanom will be charged with promoting FIC’s stable of scripted and unscripted formats, which includes School for Husbands, F***ing Telemarketers and Lucky Ladies, as well as National Geographic Channel’s Brain Games, Street Genius, Car S.O.S and Science of Stupid.
Khanom will be based in London and report directly to Prentiss Fraser, FIC’s senior VP of global content sales.
She most recently held the title of international sales director of TV productions at Warner Bros., serving the Middle East, Turkey, South Africa, Russia and CEE.
“Jess couldn’t be more perfect to grow our formats business and develop our global franchises,” said Fraser in a statement. “Her vast experience, drive and passion will propel the company forward and we are absolutely thrilled to have her international format expertise as part of our expanding team.”