Dervishes – A film by RJ Muna
Choreographed + performed by Katherine Helen Fisher + Jaime Verazin
© RJ Muna

IMZ Board 2023-25

The IMZ Executive Board for 2023-2025 consists of representatives from internationally acclaimed broadcasters, producers and distributors, as well as performing arts + educational institutions and reflects the immense diversity and quality of their fields of activity.

The voting period for the IMZ Executive Board Elections 2023-2025 concluded on 4 September, 2022; the new board was formally constituted during the IMZ General Assembly in February 2023.

IMZ Directorate

Laetitia Huberti

IMZ President

Head of La Première, Musiq3, Classic 21, La Trois at RTBF – Belgian Public Radio & Television (Belgium)

Elmar Kruse

IMZ Treasurer

Managing Director at C Major Entertainment (Germany)

Jason Charters

IMZ Vice-President

Producer at Riddle Films (Canada)

Arild Erikstad

IMZ Vice-President

Executive Producer / Editor Music Department NRK TV / International Cooperations at NRK – Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation (Norway)

Stephen James-Yeoman

IMZ Vice-President

Commissioning Executive at BBC Arts and Classical Music (United Kingdom)

Franz Patay

IMZ Legal Counsel

CEO at VBW International GmbH (Austria)

Max Beckham-Ortner

Secretary General

Secretary General at IMZ International Music + Media Centre (Austria)

IMZ Board 2023-25

Wolfgang Bergmann

Managing Director + Coordinator ARTE - ZDF at ARTE Deutschland TV (Germany)

Agné Biliunaite

Culture Editor at LRT – Lithuanian National Radio and Television (Lithuania)

Ernst Buchrucker

Managing Director at Unitel (Germany)

Daniel Celarec

Head of Music & Dance at RTV Slovenija (Slovenia)

Emelie De Jong

Director, France Culture at Radio France (France)

Ditte Feuk

Executive of Drama, Theatre, Opera & Dance at SVT – Swedish Television (Sweden)

Frank Gerdes

Head of Culture at ServusTV (Austria)

Daniel Gorjão

Head of Performing Arts at RTP – Rádio e Televisão de Portugal (Portugal)

Mari Inamasu

Senior Producer at NHK – Japan Broadcasting Corporation (Japan)

Maria Kivinen

Sales Executive at Yle, the Finnish Broadcasting Company (Finland)

Ulrike Köstinger

Chief Content Officer at Operabase (Denmark)

Sandrine Laffont

Managing Director / Head of International TV Sales at EuroArts Music International (Germany)

Rita Lombardi

International Sales at RAI COM (Italy)

Reiner Moritz

Managing Director at Poorhouse International (United Kingdom)

Tomas Motl

Executive Director of CT Art / Director of Golden Prague Festival at Czech Television (Czech Republic)

François Roussillon

Producer + TV Director at François Roussillon et Associés (France)

Erwin Stürzer

Associate Producer at PARS Media (Germany)

Martin Traxl

Head of Culture Department / TV at ORF – Austrian Broadcasting Corporation (Austria)

Maria Willer

Producer / Managing Director at 3B-Produktion GmbH (Germany)


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