CNBC replaces Brainch

Broadcaster CNBC has appointed KC Sullivan as president & managing director of CNBC International. He begins his new role from 8 May onwards, reporting to CNBC's global president & CEO, Mark Hoffman.

He will be replacing Satpal Brainch, who is moving to become EVP & managing director, Universal Networks International.

Sullivan will lead the CNBC International business operations across Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East and Africa and will be based in London.

Sullivan joined CNBC in August 2009 as senior vice president and chief financial officer responsible for leading the finance operation globally for CNBC.

Prior to joining CNBC, he served as Global supply chain finance manager for GE Healthcare Medical Diagnostics in London where he was responsible for financial leadership of more 20 manufacturing sites globally.