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Jose Antonio Sanchez proposed as new president of RTVE

Wednesday 8 October 2014 | 08:38 CET | News
The current director of regional DTT channel Telemadrid, Jose Antonio Sanchez, has been proposed as the new president of state broadcaster RTVE. He was previously president of RTVE between 2002 and 2004, when he was appointed by the Partido Popular-controlled government of Jose Maria Aznar, and he is expected to be confirmed as the replacement of Leopoldo Gonzalez-Echenique, who resigned on 25 September after a funding row. Sanchez oversaw a turbulent period at Telemadrid, with more than 70 percent of the workforce (860 employees) being made redundant due to significant cutbacks in regional

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: RTVE
Countries: Spain
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