New head for Creative Skillset

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Seetha Kumar has been appointed as the new chief executive of Creative Skillset, succeeding Dinah Caine who will move to become chair of the board. Kumar is currently vice president of Pearson Qualifications International and has worked as both a journalist and programme maker. She has previously worked at the BBC where her roles included heading Crimewatch UK and leading the implementation of technology driven projects such as HDTV. Her last role there was as Controller of BBC Online. Kumar will take up the post on 1 October. To read more, click here.