Andy Parfitt, ex Radio 1 controller, is joining music video website VEVO as interim head of content and programming.
VEVO’s new chief executive Erik Huggers announced the news to staff, saying “The development and support of our content and programming organisation continues to be a top priority for me and for the organisation overall. The addition of Andy will add more velocity to out efforts to further differentiate in these areas for the future”.
Erik was previously an executive director at the BBC, and group controller for BBC Future Media & Technology.
Here’s a video interview with Andy during his final months at Radio 1: