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RTL Group plans to merge United Screens, Divimove and Dutch RTL MCN

Thursday 11 July 2019 | 18:44 CET | News

RTL Group said that it will merge its digital video business in the Nordic region, United Screens, with its Berlin-based digital video company Divimove and the Dutch RTL MCN into one entity. 

Tobias Schiwek will continue as CEO of Divimove while leading the integration of Divimove, United Screens and RTL MCN. Schiwek will report to the RTL Group's executive committee. Natalie Tidestrom Heidmark will continue to serve as CEO of United Screens, reporting to Schiwek. 

RTL Group has also approved a growth plan for Divimove, foreseeing revenues doubling to more than EUR 100 million by 2022. Through the combination, Divimove aims to become a leading digital studio in Europe and home for digital content creators, representing more than 1,000 talents in nine European countries and which currently generates 3.2 billion online video views per month, the company said.



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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: RTL Group
Countries: Europe / Netherlands / Scandinavia
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