NEP Group has announced the appointment of Brian Sullivan as the company’s new chief executive.
Sullivan will take up his new role on 31st August.
He has previously worked as president and COO of Fox Networks Group, CEO of Sky Deutschland, and spent 15 years across a number of roles at Sky UK.
He takes over the role from Kevin Rabbitt who left the company at the end of June to join the Hornblower Group.
Mike Werteen, global president of NEP Broadcast Services said, “Brian brings invaluable industry and leadership experience to NEP, which will help guide us in our next stage of growth and shape the way NEP and the industry work together to drive the future of live broadcasting and events.
“Brian embodies the core values our company was founded upon and that our employees demonstrate every day: customer-focused innovation, delivering superior service for our clients, having a passion for what we do and working together as one team.”
“I couldn’t be more proud to join NEP, especially at such an exciting time in the broadcast and live events industry,” added Sullivan. “Challenge and change are always the biggest drivers of innovation, and as the global industry leader, NEP is well positioned to use these forces to keep growing and to take us to new heights.
“We look forward to partnering with our clients around the world to develop new ways to address their needs while bringing an even better experience to customers. I’m looking forward to getting started and getting to know our incredible team—we have so many opportunities in front of us.”