Damian Kavanagh has been appointed as Controller, BBC Daytime. Reporting into BBC One Controller Danny Cohen, Kavanagh will have responsibility for all daytime commissioning across BBC One and BBC Two, alongside The One Show and 6-7pm on BBC Two.
Kavanagh replaces former BBC Daytime Controller Liam Keelan, now Global Editorial Director at BBC Worldwide. Currently Head of Features and Factual Formats at Channel Four, Kavanagh will take up his new role later in 2013.
Source: BBC press release