Luxembourg-based RTL Group has named Marc Puškarić as the new CEO of RTL Croatia, effective July 1.
In his new role, Puškarić (pictured) will report to Andreas Fischer, chairman of the supervisory board of RTL Croatia and SVP global operations management broadcast and content of RTL Group. In taking up his new post, Puškarić will also become a member of RTL Group’s operations management committee.
Puškarić succeeds Henning Tewes who is joining RTL Deutschland as COO programme affairs & multichannel.
Puškarić currently serves as managing director of Brazilian-based Bertelsmann Brazil Investments and the Bertelsmann Corporate Center. From 2007 to 2015, he served as SVP corporate legal at Bertelsmann.
RTL Croatia currently encompasses a portfolio of networks with three free-TV channels (RTL Televizija, RTL 2 and RTL Kockica), three pay-TV channels (RTL Living, RTL Crime and RTL Passion), VOD platform RTL Play, and RTL Croatia World, a dedicated channel for Croatians living abroad.