ABS-CBN appoints Charo Santos-Concio as new CEO

Posted at 12/11/2012 12:23 PM

MANILA, Philippines - ABS-CBN Corp. has appointed Charo Santos-Concio as its chief executive officer effective January 1, 2013. This is on top of her role as president and chief content officer of the company.

Gabby Lopez will remain chairman of the board.

ABS-CBN credits Santos-Concio for conceptualizing strategies to make the company grow and achieve record-high advertising revenues and leadership in nationwide TV ratings.

The company adds it was during Santos-Concio's term that the network garnered a score of 90% or higher in the Institute of Corporate Directors' 2008 governance scorecard. Mornings@ANC, December 11, 2012