TalkTalk strengthens TV team_20.12.2015

TalkTalk has brought in Aleks Habdank from Modern Times Group to become its new chief operating officer for TV.

The former Virgin Media director of digital entertainment will be responsible for commercial proposition and strategic relationships.

TalkTalk has also appointed former Amazon Instant Video director, Joe Eldridge, as TV engineering director. Eldridge will be responsible for leading innovation and delivering a first class customer experience across multiple platforms.

Habdank, who has over 20 years experience in TV and in leading businesses, was previously general manager of Chello on Demand for Chellomedia, while Eldridge was most recently chief product officer for Openbet, one of the world’s leading sports gaming platforms.
Both will report to Max Alexander, managing director for TalkTalk TV.