Myleeta Aga moves to Netflix
Myleeta Aga who served as Senior Vice President and General Manager, South and South East Asia at BBC Studios Limited has stepped down, sources have confirmed to Adgully. Sources have also confirmed that Aga will be joining Netflix Singapore in a senior role in the coming months and will head content for SEA and Australia. She was associated with BBC Studios for nearly a decade.
BBC Studios has combined Asia and Australia-New Zealand regions to create a new Asia Pacific structure. Jon Penn has been promoted to Vice President for APAC region and will be reporting to President of global distribution, Paul Dempsey.
Prior to joining BBC Studios, Aga helped co-found TV guide channel, What’s On India and served as its Head of Content. Before that, she was Executive Producer at the Travel Channel based in the US. Here she was nominated for an Emmy as Executive Producer for the most successful series to date: Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations.
Aga has also served for UTV, Pearson Television and Discovery Channel. Ms. Aga has an MBA from Georgetown University, USA.