Media: Roman Sarkisov has been appointed acting General Director of “Russian media group”


MOSCOW, November 3. Roman Sarkisov has been appointed acting General Director of “Russian media group” (RMG), however, he will continue to manage the group and “Red square”.

“Finally Sergey Arkhipov (ex-RMG CEO) resigned a week ago, I now hold the position of acting Director General of RIS and part-time Executive Director remain in the “Red square” – said Sarkisov “news.” “In the state of RIS changes. To follow will be the same course as before. There is organization and holding of the award “Golden gramophone”, he continued. “With regard to relations with producers Joseph Prigogine and others, we are friends with them and will continue to work” – said Sarkisov.

He explained that the candidacy for the post of General Director approved by the Board of Directors. Date of the next meeting is still unknown. “The term pre-the prefix “acting” will be relevant until the end of the year,” said Sarkisov.

With regard to the transaction for buying GPB Federal state unitary enterprise “Gosconcert”, then, according to Sarkisov, “while nothing is clear”.

In the “Russian media group” consists of the radio station “Russian radio”, “Hit FM”, Monte Carlo, DFM, radio Maximum and non-terrestrial music channel Ru.TV.

He serves as past President of the TV channel “2×2”, and MTV still holds the position of Executive Director of the group “Red square”, which supplies content to the “First channel”, the newspaper notes.