This page is no longer updated - Peter Salmon left the BBC on 31 March 2016.
Peter was announced as Director BBC Studios on 20 July 2015.
BBC Studios is the new production division that separates TV production from TV commissioning.
Last updated October 2015
Peter Salmon is Director, BBC Studios, the BBC's new television production division.
He is a widely experienced TV producer, having developed and run programmes like Crimewatch UK and the nature series for BBC Bristol, where he was executive producer of Oscar-winning Wallace and Gromit animation The Wrong Trousers.
Peter was Controller of Factual at Channel 4 and Director of Programmes at Granada Television, overseeing output from Coronation Street to World in Action before becoming Controller of BBC One where he commissioned programmes series Clocking Off, Warriors, Dinnerladies, Holby City and Waking The Dead. Under his leadership at BBC Sport, he pioneered interactive television and BBC Sport Online.
Peter was founding Director of BBC North where he ran the UK's biggest production centre outside London.
Salary and total remuneration
Total remuneration: £387,900
These details were last updated in January 2009 when Peter Salmon's salary and remuneration were last adjusted. This information is correct as of March 2016.
Expenses and central bookings
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