Luxemburg, 31st August 2017: Catalin Itu will take over as Managing Director of UPC DTH starting 1st of October 2017. After many years at Liberty Global, and since 2013 as CEO of UPC DTH, Michael Lee will be leaving the company.
Catalin Itu, currently Vice President of Sales and Operations in UPC DTH, has been appointed to the role of Managing Director of UPC DTH. He has extensive operations, sales, marketing, brand development, distribution and management experience, gained both at Liberty Global and while holding positions in Orange Romania, Bosch Communications Romania and Astral Telecom.
“I am very happy we are able to appoint Catalin to this role, he has extensive experience in DTH business and am looking forward to have him lead the next phase of growth of our DTH business across the CEE region. I would like to thank Michael for his long-term leadership and contribution to the Group and to wish him all the best for the future.” – said Severina Pascu, CEO of UPC Central & Eastern Europe
From now until the 1st October Michael and Catalin will be working together to ensure a smooth transition.