Erik Huggers Is New Director Of BBC Future Media & Technology
From Mark Thompson's email to staff:
Erik has been a very strong Group Controller, FM&T for the last year. He has shown tremendous commitment championing the BBC iPlayer amongst many other projects. I look forward to him bringing his drive and determination to this new role, helping ensure the BBC is fit for the digital future.
The full press release is here.
Another appointment that may be of interest to readers of this blog: Head of BBC HD (and blogger!) Seetha Kumar is moving to another senior role within the BBC and will be replaced by Danielle Nagler. Press release here.
Nick Reynolds is editor, BBC Internet Blog