Network Ten announced the appointment of Paul Anderson as Chief Operating Officer, reporting to Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Hamish McLennan on April 10.

Anderson will continue as Network Ten’s Chief Financial Officer in addition to his new responsibilities.

McLennan said: “The strong executive team I have built at Network Ten over the past year will allow the company to address its operational challenges and execute its turnaround strategy.

“Paul has been a great support to me in my role as Chief Executive Officer and as I take on the additional responsibilities of Executive Chairman, it is appropriate to expand his role.

“Paul has been an outstanding contributor to the company, has a deep understanding of our business and is well respected throughout Network Ten and by the Board,” he said.