BBC Studios Sets Phil Hardman as Asia GM

BBC Studios, the commercial arm of the British Broadcasting Corporation, has appointed Phil Hardman as senior VP and GM of its operations in India, South East Asia, Japan and Korea.

The move is a streamlining of operations under Jon Penn, executive VP for the APAC region. Previously announced positions are Ding Ke as senior VP and GM for Greater China and Fiona Lang as GM for Australia and New Zealand.

Hardman was until recently the senior VP of commercial strategy for Asia. Last year he also took on the acting lead role of senior VP & GM Greater China, while recruitment was underway.

In a related move, Ryan Shiotani

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