Kristen Finney to lead Disney’s international content curation

    Disney has signed Kristen Finney to lead the company’s international content strategy in the newly-created role of Executive Vice President, Content Curation, of Disney’s International Content and Operations (IC&O) group.

    Finney, a former Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution executive, will oversee content strategy in the regions for Disney+, Disney+ Hotstar, Star and Star+ in those regions.

    Finney will report up to Rebecca Campbell, the chair of Disney’s international content and operations group.

    “Kristen has a proven track record of delivering successful content strategies. This expertise, combined with her skillful ability to build and lead innovative teams, makes her the perfect candidate for this important new role,” Campbell said in a statement on Wednesday.