Netflix Adds New Director Of Business Development For ANZ

Post by: Rick Ellis 23 February, 2021

Netflix has hired Benjamin Cox as its new Director of Business Development in Australia. He joins Netflix from ViacomsCBS, where he was Vice President of Business Development until October of last year. He previously worked at Nickelodeon, Foxtel and Austar Entertainment.

Netflix is the only international streamer with a content team on the ground in Australia. He joins recent new hires Nakul Legha and Hannah Pembroke, who are now part of the ANZ content team led by Que Minh Luu.

"I am thrilled to be joining the Netflix team. Since launching in Australia in 2015, Netflix has already built a number of strong partnerships with local companies to deliver effective outcomes for Netflix, partners and subscribers. As a leader in both content and technology, I’m looking forward to finding new ways to drive growth for the business in the years ahead," Cox said in a statement.

As the Director of Business Development, Cox will be responsible for leading Netflix's new and existing partnerships with a range of Australian companies, including ISPs, subscription television operators, and consumer electronics device manufacturers.

Last modified on Tuesday, 23 February 2021 03:39