Sioned Roberts, Llion Iwan, Gwawr Lloyd and Gaynor Davies have been appointed as Content Commissioners at S4C on initial 3 year contracts. The four will be responsible for commissioning content and multi-platform digital services for the Channel under the leadership of S4C’s Director of Content, Dafydd Rhys.
Each will be responsible for different aspects of commissioning for the programme service (no further details given).
In addition and following internal reorganisation, Geraint Rowlands will take responsibility for some aspects of commissioning and managing certain teams within the Commissioning Directorate as Head of Broadcasting
The appointments are part of S4C’s new commissioning strategy announced recently. S4C will move from a system of commissioning decisions being made jointly by the entire commissioning team to a structure where individual commissioners will commission content.
Source: S4C press release