Astrid Quentll named MD SPTV Germany
Sony Pictures Television appoints MD and svp of productionCOLOGNE, Germany -- Sony Pictures Television has named Astrid Quentell is new managing director and svp of production for Germany. Quentell will be based in Cologne and will report to SPT international production president Kees Abrahams.
Quentell, currently creative director of production house Eyeworks Germany, replaces Christiane Ruff, who resigned from the post of executive vp of production at SPT earlier this year. Quentell has held several key positions in the German television production business, including COO of Tresor TV and executive jobs with channels Kabel 1 and Pro7.
Sony's German operation is one of the territory's largest producers of local-language drama and entertainment.