The new office will be the base of the managing director, C4 nations and regions. A new senior role who will lead the 4 All the UK strategy across the business. Channel 4 has revealed more details on its national HQ in Leeds. Moreover, it includes the senior roles and departments that will be based in the city.
“We are moving fast and we are on track to open our three new bases in the Nations & Regions this autumn,” said Channel 4’s chief executive Alex Mahon. Further, he added “Channel 4 will soon be a very different organization to the one we have been for the last 36 years. There remains much hard work for us to do but this is part of our strategy. This is to ensure Channel 4 is even more open to new talent and new voices. These are especially from underserved areas and better reflects the diversity of all of the UK.”
Moreover, Roger Marsh OBE, chair of the Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership (LEP) and the NP11, added: “This really is the spark. It’s excellent news that creative and future-facing parts of Channel 4 will be located in the Leeds City Region. This plugging into our significant tech and creative ecosystem. Furthermore, he said “The sheer spread of functions and roles announced demonstrates the magnitude of commitment the broadcaster has made.