Media Prima announces key appointments

Integrated media group Media Prima Bhd has announced several key senior management appointments.

In a statement yesterday, it said Mohammad Azlan Abdullah has been appointed chief operating officer of The New Straits Times Press (M) Bhd (NSTP) and designated successor to Anthony Firdauz Bujang as NSTP chief executive officer.

Anthony will end his tenure as NSTP chief executive officer in December after serving 12 years with Media Prima.

Other appointments incude Abdul Jalil Hamid as NSTP group managing editor.

He will succeed Zainul Ariffin Mohamd Isa, who will assume two new roles, as NSTP e-media managing editor and Media Prima’s New Media Division head.

Meanwhile, Datuk Mohd Ashraf Abdullah has been appointed deputy managing editor of Media Prima’s Television and Radio Networks, overseeing news and editorial operations of TV3, ntv7, 8TV, Hot FM, Fly FM and One FM.

Jeff Cheah See Hong has been appointed Big Tree Outdoor Sdn Bhd chief operating officer, succeeding Mohammad Azlan, while Farisha Pawanteh will resign as Primeworks Studio Sdn Bhd chief operating officer on Oct 31, the statement

– Bernama