Eccho Rights recruits digital acquisition and sales director in London
Hamamcioglu joins Eccho Rights from Calinos Entertainment, where she has been International Content Sales Director for the past three and a half years, having previously held various sales and acquisitions roles at Fox Networks Group and Digiturk (now beIN). She will be joining the team at Eccho’s London office, which opened in 2021.
At Eccho Rights, in addition to managing sales of our full catalogue in MENA, Israel and India, Hamamcioglu will handle Turkish Drama sales in Western Europe, and is also taking on a newly created position, acquiring content specifically for digital platforms.
Eccho Rights recruits new exec for Scandinavia
Stockholm based distributor Eccho Rights have recruited Lisa Widén as Sales & Acquisitions Executive for the Scandinavian market.
Widén comes from Film Capital Stockholm, where, as Head of Production, she has worked on the development and financing of more than 50 film and television projects. Some of her recent co-producer credits include STHLM REKVIEM for C More, JORDSKOTT for SVT and BEFORE WE DIE a co-production between SVT and ZDF.
In her new role she will continue to work closely with development of Scandinavian drama series that have become an increasingly important part of Eccho Rights' offering. As well as handling development projects with local producers, Widén will also take charge of Eccho Rights’ sales efforts on the Scandinavian market.