London – Elin Thomas has been named as the new VP of Format Sales for EMEA at BBC Worldwide. She assumes her new role in time for this year’s MIPTV market where she will be in charge of a catalogue including four new titles Run for It, Fat Family Diet and Famous, Rich and Jobless. Thomas moves from her previous role as Territory Manager for Scandinavia at BBC Worldwide where she has managed all sales activity for the past four years. Prior to this she was Territory Manager for Eastern Europe and worked as a sales exec for Benelux.