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Mediaset to name Berlusconi's son as new CEO – report

Thursday 30 April 2015 | 11:09 CET | News
Italian broadcaster Mediaset is set to appoint Pier Silvio Berlusconi as its new CEO, according to unnamed sources cited by Il Sole 24 Ore. The 46-year-old son of the country's former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi is set to replace Giuliano Adreani, who has been Mediaset's CEO since 2000. Speaking at the company's annual meeting, Pier Silvio Berlusconi, currently Mediaset's deputy chairman, denied that his family's controlling stake in Mediaset was for sale but confirmed meetings with Rupert Murdoch's Sky. He also said that French media giant Vivendi would be a "good potential partner" for

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Mediaset / Sky / Vivendi
Countries: Italy
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