05 June 2002
A change of management at the head of Swisscom Broadcast AG (BCS): Giovanni Conti, currently head of Broadband Services at Bluewin AG, will become the new CEO of Swisscom Broadcast AG from 10 June 2002.
The current CEO, Andreas Zipp, will be leaving BCS on 10 June. In October he will complete a Master of Business Administration (MBA) at IMD in Lausanne before taking up a new challenge. Swisscom would like to thank Andreas Zipp for his valuable services.
BCS, since 1 January 2002 a public limited company, is responsible for the nationwide transmission of radio and television programmes. This includes over 500 transmission locations in Switzerland. The most important customers are SRG SSR idée suisse and numerous private radio and television broadcasters. The company has 230 employees who in 2001 generated revenues of CHF 180 million.
Bern, 5 June 2002