Antenna Group appoints Bert Habets as CEO
Athens, November 2021 – Antenna Group, the international entertainment and media organisation, has appointed Bert Habets to the position of Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Habets holds an impressive track record and knowledge of the global media and digital landscape and will contribute to the Group’s expansion plans and investment strategy.
In his new role Mr. Habets will oversee the Free TV, Pay TV, OTT, Content, Radio, Digital, Music, Publishing and Education divisions on all multi-platforms of the Group, which currently reaches a global audience in excess of 150 million.
Formerly CEO, RTL Group, Mr. Habets possesses profound experience and knowledge of leading global media businesses with responsibility for strategy, production and digital ventures together with extensive expertise in launching streaming video services across a number of regions.
Theodore Kyriakou, Chairman, Antenna Group: “I am pleased to welcome Bert to Antenna Group. His vast operational experience and strategic mindset will significantly contribute to our growth plans as we continue to embrace new technologies and new markets.”
Bert Habets said : “I am really thrilled to join the Antenna Group. Its strong track record in combination with its ambition to grow and lead the ongoing transformation in the media industry makes this a very exciting and interesting role.
I am looking forward to working with Theo and the Antenna colleagues to embark onto new arrays of growth in these fascinating times.”