Astro announces Euan Daryl Smith as group CEO-designate effective Feb 2023, Henry Tan to retire Jan 2023

26/9/2022 2:36:00 PM

Astro announces Euan Daryl Smith as group CEO-designate effective Feb 2023, as Henry Tan Poh Hock will be retiring as Group Chief Executive Officer on 31 January 2023.

Astro announces Euan Daryl Smith as group CEO-designate effective Feb 2023, as Henry Tan Poh Hock will be retiring as Group Chief Executive Officer on 31 January 2023.

Board recognises Henry as inspirational leader to all at Astro Euan to continue transformation, supported by strong management Astro Malaysia Holdings Bhd has announced that Henry Tan Poh Hock will retire as Group Chief Executive Officer on 31 January 2023. As part of its succession plan, the Board has appointed Euan Daryl Smith (pic) as Group Chief Executive Officer-Designate with immediate effect. Euan will assume the role of Group Chief Executive Officer on 1 February 2023.

By Digital News Asia September 26, 2022 Board recognises Henry as inspirational leader to all at Astro Euan to continue transformation, supported by strong management Astro Malaysia Holdings Bhd has announced that Henry Tan Poh Hock will retire as Group Chief Executive Officer on 31 January 2023.Van Dijk powered home a header from a corner in the 73rd minute at the Amsterdam Arena on Sunday to ensure the Dutch finished runaway winners in League A Group Four.× Copy URL The Consumers' Association of Penang says stricter monitoring on wildlife trade is necessary to prevent Malaysians, especially children, from owning exotic pets.By Digital News Asia September 26, 2022 • KWAP’s second investment in Aerodyne is a testament of investor’s confidence Plans to raise further capital in future, amounting to between US$100 mil to US$200 mil Global drone service provider, Aerodyne Group announced today that it had raised US$30 million (RM137.

As part of its succession plan, the Board has appointed Euan Daryl Smith (pic) as Group Chief Executive Officer-Designate with immediate effect.Euan will assume the role of Group Chief Executive Officer on 1 February 2023.Any hopes of a goal feast were quickly stymied, however, as the two sides effectively cancelled each other out in a tight tactical battle.Euan joined Astro as Group Chief Operating Officer and CEO, Pay TV in 2020 and brings with him immense Pay TV experience, having held senior leadership roles in Sky UK & Fox US.Its president Mohideen Abdul Kader said this is to put a stop to the trade of wildlife, illegal or otherwise, and to prevent Malaysians, children especially, from owning exotic pets.He was a key member of the team that engineered Sky Germany’s successful turnaround and was instrumental in helping Foxtel Australia move into the streaming era.It meant the winner came from a simple setpiece with Van Dijk leaping over his marker, the 18-year-old Zeno Debast, to give Louis van Gaal his 37th victory in his three spells in charge of the national side, equalling the record for a Dutch coach held by Dick Advocaat.The Board of Directors of Astro is confident that Euan will continue to transform and lead Astro into the future, supported by a strong management team comprising Malaysian and international talent.We also have plans to raise further capital in near future, amounting to US$100 million to US$200 million to bring Aerodyne Group to the next stage of its growth, which we are very excited about.

The Board wishes to record their deepest appreciation to Henry Tan for his invaluable contribution to the Group since 2008.There were other first-half chances for Michy Batshauyi, Axel Witsel, Timothy Castagne and Onana as Belgium had the better of the half's opportunities while their goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois was largely untroubled.“Henry has been an inspirational leader to all at Astro, having steered the team through different phases of the business, achieving several key milestones in the media and entertainment industry.An advocate of local content, Henry is best known for transforming local movies into box office sensations, and for building a vault of valuable content and original intellectual property, which is central to Astro’s core,” said Tunku Ali Redhauddin, Chairman of Astro.Belgium might well have forced a draw as a spectacular effort from substitute Dodi Lukebakio came within inches of a last gasp equaliser with the final kick of the game.Recognising Henry’s invaluable expertise in content, Henry will continue as Advisor to strengthen Astro’s content pipeline to serve the Group’s businesses and platforms.“I would like to thank Team Astro whose dedication has been fundamental to achieving many firsts - from the introduction of HD, freemium multichannel NJOI TV, raising the stature of Astro own content - Signatures and Originals, launching and growing Astro’s education brand Tutor TV to its 5 million reach, to Astro First, Malaysia’s largest in-home cinema - all of which were instrumental in cementing Astro's position as the entertainment destination for Malaysians.We could have done better but we also had to work hard against a team with a lot of quality players.In addition, our aim to support Malaysia’s high-skill and high-value economic activities with positive spill over effects to the local economy are in line with Aerodyne’s objectives.

I am also grateful for all the leaders before me who put the foundations in place and inspired me and the team to achieving many successes in our journey to better serve Malaysians.” said Henry (pic).(Writing by Mark Gleeson in Cape Town; Editing by Hugh Lawson) Article type: free.Euan said, “Today’s announcement underscores what has long been a hallmark of Astro — our unwavering embrace of the future.I wish to thank the Board for the opportunity to lead Astro to the next level, and to Henry for all the support he has offered me as a valued colleague and friend.I look forward to working with him in his new role.A large scale commercialisation plan for Aerodyne’s advanced air mobility solution is also already underway.

Team Astro has made great strides over the last two years, including the aggregation of the best global streaming services all in one place, the introduction of a sparkling new, personalised Astro via our hybrid Ultra 4K UHD and Ulti HD boxes, entry into the internet service provider market with Astro Fibre, the launch of our new OTT product, sooka, and many more.I believe Astro is now uniquely positioned to maximise the opportunities presented by the ever-changing media and entertainment landscape.”.

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