The World: Stockholm - Evans handed Nordic MD role at Eurosport

Eurosport has appointed Amanda Evans as the managing director of its Nordic region.

The appointment extends her responsibilities with Eurosport's international organisation. Evans is currently responsible for Eurosport's distribution and marketing in Central and Eastern Europe. She will replace Daniel Ljungh, who announced his intention to leave the company last month.

Thierry Augustin, Eurosport's deputy general manager, distribution and development, said: "She possesses a genuine knowledge of the business and great experience within the distribution field, which is of vital importance for our future projects in the region."