Simon Nichols is to depart GroupM Entertainment as MD of Asia-Pacific after more than five years in the position, a company spokesperson has confirmed to realscreen.
Nichols is leaving to pursue new opportunities.
“During Simon’s tenure, GroupM Entertainment grew tremendously,” the company said in a statement. “He leaves behind a geographically diverse and robust business and a capable team.”
GroupM Entertainment is a global content investment and rights management company that looks to create, finance, produce, distribute and commercialize content.
The firm is part of New York-headquartered GroupM, a leading full-service media investment management operation, which was formed by WPP Group in 2003.