Jette Nygaard-Andersen

Jette Nygaard-Andersen

Jette Nygaard-Andersen

EVP – CEO of MTG’s Central European Operations | Modern Times Group - MTG

Jette was appointed MTG Executive Vice President and CEO of the Group’s Central European free-TV, radio and local digital operations in May 2015. She previously served as Executive Vice President of the Group’s Nordic pay-TV broadcasting operations from June 2013, directing and overseeing the management of MTG’s pay-TV operations across the Nordic and Baltic regions, which included the Viasat pay-TV channels, the Viasat satellite pay-TV platform, and the B2B elements of the Viaplay online pay-TV service. Jette was acting CEO of the Group’s Nordic pay-TV broadcasting operations between October 2012 and March 2013. Jette started at MTG in 2003 and has held a number of managerial positions, among them CEO of Viasat Denmark 2011-2013. She is a member of the Boards of NovaTurtle Entertainment and Engage Sports Media, and Chairperson of the Board of Zoomin.TV. Before joining MTG, Jette was a strategy management consultant at Accenture working within the telecommunications and media industry, and held positions at Maersk Group. She also holds a Board position in Coloplast A/S, which is listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen. Jette graduated with an M.Sc in Business, Finance and Economics from the University of Copenhagen.