Jakob was appointed EVP and Group Head of Content at NENT Group in April 2018. He holds responsibility for content acquisition, programming and development for NENT Group’s pay-TV channels, on demand services and free-TV businesses. The role also includes format sourcing and co-productions. He is also on the Board of DRG. Before that Jakob served as EVP, Group Head of Programming and Content Development at MTG from March 2015. He joined MTG in 2005 and became Senior Vice President of Acquisitions & Programming in 2009. Jakob previously worked as Programme Director for SBS TV in Denmark and as Executive Producer for TV2 Denmark. Jakob has a journalism degree from the Danish School of Media and Journalism.
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