Knoxville, Tenn– Scripps Networks Interactive announced the appointment of Eduardo Hauser to the position of Managing Director, Latin America and the Caribbean. Hauser will join the company on 7 March and will be based in Miami.

In his new role, Hauser will be responsible for the strategic direction and daily operation of the company’s businesses across Latin America, including the Food Network as well as the company’s distribution across the Caribbean. He will be tasked with identifying and evaluating growth opportunities across the region including potential new network launches, joint ventures and key partnerships across multiple platforms and distribution channels.