Patrick Vien Promoted To International Chief At A+E Networks; Edward Sabin Departs
Vien and Sabin were previously co-Executive Managing Directors, International.
Vien will now take over control of the international portfolio, based in New York and reporting to Paul Buccieri, President, A+E Networks Group. Sabin, meanwhile is leaving to start a new business.
Vien joined A+E Networks in 2017 and has had oversight of A+Es businesses throughout Europe, Middle East and Africa. He also oversaw programming strategy for channels outside the U.S and was responsible for overseeing the companys international content sales across 200+ territories. Most recently, Vien and his team launched a co-production division, and the companys first international scripted co-production, Miss Scarlet & The Duke, as well as the new unscripted series, Damian Lewis: Spy Wars.
Prior to joining A+E, Vien was President of Pulse Films, whose titles included Lemonade with Beyonce for HBO and the feature film American HoneyRead More – Source