CNN International

CNN International is the number one international TV news brand according to all major media surveys across Europe, the Middle East and Africa, the Asia-Pacific region and Latin Amer- ica and has a U.S. presence, which includes CNNgo. CNN’s portfolio of news and information services is available in seven different languages across all major TV, digital and mobile plat- forms reaching more than 475 million households around the globe. CNN Digital is a leading network for online news, mobile news and social media. Over the years CNN has won multiple prestigious awards around the world for its journalism. CNN has 36 editorial offices and more than 1,100 affiliates worldwide through CNN Newsource

Owned by / Company 

Turner is a global entertainment, sports and news company that creates premium content, and delivers exceptional experiences to fans whenever and wherever they consume content. In Asia Pacific, Turner owns and operates award-winning brands throughout the region, running 54 channels in 14 languages in 42 countries. These include CNN International, CNNj, CNN, HLN, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, Boomerang, POGO, Warner TV, Oh!K, MondoTV, TABI Channel, Tabi Tele, Mondo Mah-Jong TV; and HBO, HBO HD and WB in South Asia. Turner manages the business of pay- and free-TV channels, as well as internet-based services. It owns and exploits properties such as Tuzki, and oversees commercial partnerships with various third-party media ventures. Turner teams with Warner Bros. and HBO to leverage WarnerMedia’s global reach. Turner Broadcasting System Asia Pacific, Inc. (“Turner Asia Pacific”) is a WarnerMedia company.

Who's who 

Ricky Ow
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Phil Nelson
SVP & MD, North & Southeast Asia Pacific
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Siddharth Jain
SVP & MD, South Asia
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Clément Schwebig
CFO & SVP, Business Development & China
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Ellana Lee
SVP & Managing Editor, CNN International
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Marianne Lee
VP – Content, General Entertainment
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Gregory Ho
VP – Corporate Communication & Marketing 
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The single most important influence on Asia’s TV industry in the next 12 months will be...

"2019 will be a year of speed. More consolidation, more transformation and more focus on the consumer."

Ricky Ow, President, Turner Asia Pacific


21 Feb 2019