NBC Universal taps Williams for Asia role


SINGAPORE -- NBC Universal appointed Christopher Williams vp commercial and network development for Asia Pacific at its Global Networks division.

Williams was previously vp development, distribution and digital media at Walt Disney Television Asia Pacific/Disney ABC International Television.

Based in Singapore, Williams will lead NBC Universal's strategy to develop channels in new territories across the region. He will work with Asia Pacific Global Networks head Raymund Miranda and reports to Greg Matson in the U.K.