Katrin Loschburg new co-head of MME

Replacing Christoph Post, who resigned this month

COLOGNE, Germany -- Katrin Loschburg is the new joint managing director of German TV production giant MME.

She replaces Christoph Post, who resigned earlier this month.

Loschburg has been an executive producer at MME since 2005, where she shepherded through such hits as "Farmer Needs a Wife" on commercial network RTL.

She has been deputy managing director at MME since last summer. Loschburg will run MME together with company founder Jorg A. Hoppe, reporting to company CEO Martin Hoffmann.