Paul Keenan has been appointed President of Audio at Bauer Media Group with the task of developing radio, webcasting and podcasts.
Currently, Paul is CEO of Bauer and will aim to develop audio with a focus on digital transformation worldwide. He will continue to report to Veit Dengler who has been appointed Chief Operating Officer of the Bauer Media Group.
“Radio and audio are in great health, enjoying the power of a sound boom and this is an exciting time to be leading a new wave of further transformation,” Paul says.
There are also changes at Bauer’s publishing division, with a new leadership team of Rob Munro-Hall, Sven Dams, Stefanie Hauer and a Chief Financial Officer, who will be appointed in due course.
Rob Munro-Hall has also been appointed as CEO of the UK Publishing Business.
Commenting on the appointments, Veit Dengler, Chief Operating Officer said, “Paul and Rob bring a wealth of experience to these newly created roles. These appointments reflect Bauer’s commitment to both new and established formats and our aims in audio for maximum growth in this sector throughout the Group’s markets and beyond.”