By Marcus Webb
Bertrand Meheut will be charged with forming the new Canal+ and establishing foundations for its future growth.
The Canal+ Group has appointed Bertrand Meheut as president and COO. Meheut, along with Canal+ chairman and CEO Xavier Couture, will be charged with forming the new Canal+ and establishing foundations for its future growth.In a separate announcement, Canal+ said the Canal+ premium channel recorded revenues of US$757 million in the first half of the year.This compares with $762 million at the same stage last year. The decline was blamed on a fall in advertising revenue.