Laurent Saillard to head Zodiak Vostok

Zodiak Media has appointed Laurent Saillard as CEO of the company's Russian division, Zodiak Vostok.
March 14, 2014

Zodiak Media has appointed Laurent Saillard as CEO of the company’s Russian division, Zodiak Vostok.

The appointment follows the departure of Gennadij Kaganovitj, the former CEO of the Russian division, in October last year.

Saillard joins Zodiak “with many years of experience acquired within both international and Russian media groups including Endemol, Banijay and Ren TV,” according to the company.

Zodiak Media CEO Marc-Antoine d’Halluin said:  “I am confident that Laurent has all the assets to successfully develop our business in this fast-growing and challenging market.”



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