Until recently Stanley Fernandes held the position of Director of Content Sales, South & South East Asia, based in India.  He has been responsible for bringing some the BBC’s key brands to viewers across the region. This includes, bringing BBC First to Zee Café, CBeebies to Zee Q and Doctor Who to Star in India. Prior to joining BBC Studios, Stanley held various positions in the media sector over 23 years, joining the BBC from Disney Media Distribution.


Cheryl Png has been Head of Distribution, Channels & Digital at BBC Studios South East Asia for the last two years, joining the BBC as a Senior Affiliate Sales Manager in 2014. She has been responsible for securing significant revenue deals for our branded services in South East Asia, including launching BBC Player and BBC First in Singapore and Malaysia and also expanded CBeebies’ distribution to Maldives and Sri Lanka. Cheryl was previously with Fox Networks and ESPN Star Sports, and has also spent time at Newsweek, SPH and StarHub.