Based in Seoul, Chang will continue to manage all forms of television content licensing, including linear terrestrial, pay, cable, satellite and on demand services throughout Korea, Thailand, Malaysia, Vietnam and Bangladesh. Chang will continue to report to Malcolm Smith, Senior Vice President & General Manager, Asia-Pacific, Warner Bros. International Television Distribution.
Chang has been with WBITD for seven years, most recently serving as Director of Sales, where he managed TV licensing activity in Korea in addition to Warner Channel carriage deals and Branded Services deals in South East Asia.
“Jae has been a key member of our sales team and we are pleased that he will assume more responsibility for territories in this burgeoning area of the world,” said Jim Brehm, Executive Vice President, Warner Bros. International Television Distribution. “As the television platforms continue to evolve and windows and business models increase in complexities, it is important that we have someone of Jae’s experience and expertise leading our efforts in South East Asia.”
Prior to joining WBITD, Chang worked with CJ Entertainment and Media for five years, Warner Music for two years and Korea Telecom for four years. Chang has a bachelor’s degree from Sogang University.