Sanoma Digital has appointed Marc Huygens as Chief Financial Officer. In this role Marc will succeed Steven Flipse, who is now able to dedicate himself fully as CFO for Sanoma Media BeNe and support the ongoing integration of Sanoma Media Belgium.
With a background in media and entertainment amongst which extensive experience both in Finance as well as Strategy & Business Development at The Walt Disney Company, Huygens brings a broad business and financial experience to Sanoma. He will join Sanoma on 1 April.
Huygens will report into Arthur Hoffman, the CEO of Sanoma Digital, with functional reporting lines to the CFOs of Sanoma Media Finland and Sanoma Media BeNe. Hoffman comments: "I'm glad that Marc is coming on board to further strengthen the Leadership Team of Sanoma Digital. With ambitious growth projects in the areas of Video, Mobile and Big Data taking shape and continuously developing our strong digital brands in Finland, Estonia, and the Netherlands we have been looking for dedicated financial expertise. I wish Marc lots of success and am looking forward to working with him."