Judges 2014

We are proud and priviledged to announce the panel of judges for the 10th annual AIBs, the international factual broadcasting awards that attract and reward the best content and talent in radio, TV and online broadcasting from all over the world. Our distinguished panel includes leading figures from broadcasting and media from over 20 countries throughout the world. Faisal Abbas,Editor-in-Chief English online, Al Arabiya MBC Neeraj Arora,EVP Head of International Business, MSM Asia Limited/Sony Entertainment Network Tim Ayris, Director Channel and OEM sales EMEA, thePlatform Amadou Ba, Co-founder and Executive Chairman, All-Africa Global Media Inc. Hannelie Bekker, Founding MD, Wananchi Programming Klaus Bergmann, Director of International Relations, Deutsche Welle Graeme Blundell, The Australian Jenny Buckland, CEO, Australian Children’s TV Foundation Fernando Calviño, CEO/Owner, Señal Internacional Catherine Cano, Executive Director News Programs CBC/ Radio-Canada Rahul Chopra, SVP Global Head of Video, Newscorp Eugen Cojocariu, Head of Radio Romania International James Cridland, Radio Futurologist Verona Duwarkah, GE: Television, SABC Anastasia Ellis,  Head of Europe TV, Bloomberg Géraldine Filiol, Deputy Managing Director, Eurosport David Finch, VP Europe, News Republic Marco Frazier, Senior Vice President Global Distribution, AMC Networks International (AMCNI) Angela Fung, Phoenix Satellite TV Mihai Gadea, CEO, Antena 3 Lee Gal, Chief producer, i24 News Sumit Grover, Director, Pixel Party Mohamed Ali Harrath, CEO, Islam Channel Sven Herold, VP Creative Development, Shell Carlson Huang, Vice Manager and English Program Host, RTI Richard Jacobs, Business Development Director, Babcock International Group Emmanuel Josserand, Marketing Director, Civolution Bettina Klauser, Head of Press and PR, N-tv (Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland) Cheryl Knapp, Series Producer, Wild Kratts Nathalie Lenfant, Marketing Director, France Medias Monde Marcus Metzner, Chief Marketing Officer, arvato Sysyems John Momoh, CEO, Channels TV Alexey Nikolov, Managing Director, RT Channel H Nwana, Executive Director, Dynamic Spectrum Alliance Lemi Olalemi, Deputy CEO, TVC News Lindsey Oliver, International Media Consultant John O’Loan, CEO, iO Media Group Europe Nenad Pejic, Editor-in-Chief, co CEO, RFE/RL Jonathan Perelman,  Vice President Motion Pictures, Buzzfeed Helen Stehli Pfister, Producer/Editor, Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen Tom Porter, Commissioning Editor, Channel 4 Libby Powell, CEO, Radar Paul Robinson, CEO, Creative Media Partners Gillian Rose, Managing Director, PBS Distribution Alla Salehian, CEO, TIMA Vatche Sarkisian, Director of Program Review, MBN (Alhurra/Radio Sawa) Ruth Sloss, Director of Programming, Spafax Simon Spanswick, CEO, AIB Lek Hwa TAN, VP English Current Affairs, Channel NewsAsia Htar Swe TIN, Editor South East Asia and Burmese Service, BBC