Has been with BBC since 2006.

The BBC has appointed Anna Mallett as the new Chief Executive Officer of BBC Studios and Post Production Ltd. She starts the new post in September 2012.

She will report to John Tate, Chairman BBC Studios and Post Production and the BBC’s Group Director of Policy and Strategy.

She has been with the BBC since 2006, and since 2008 was Controller of Business Strategy. She previously worked at the Boston Consulting Group.

Tate said: “It is Anna’s wealth of commercial experience and expertise, combined with her energy and vision which I believe will help drive BBC Studios and Post Production forward. I am looking forward to working with Anna to build a strong future for the business.”

Mallett added: “I am delighted to be joining BBC Studios and Post Production at this exciting time. The company provides the UK media industry with a huge wealth of production talent, services and skills and I’m passionate about championing the business and establishing long term growth.”