Angelos Frangopoulos is the Chief Executive Officer and Managing Editor at Australian News Channel Pty Ltd (ANC), the operator of the SKY NEWS services and the leading provider of 24 hour television news services in Australia and New Zealand. ANC is owned by News Corp Australia, a subsidiary of News Corp.
ANC delivers more news and current affairs programming than all Australian television networks combined.
Its news services include SKY NEWS LIVE, SKY NEWS BUSINESS, SKY NEWS WEATHER, A-PAC Australia’s Public Affairs Channel, SKY NEWS New Zealand, SKY NEWS Multiview and SKY NEWS Local.
On January 26, 2015 broadcast boundaries were extended to include the new Australia Channel service to cater for markets outside of Australia and New Zealand. Australia Channel is an extension of the foundation SKY NEWS products, catering for international audiences.
Angelos joined ANC in July 1996, five months after the channel’s inception. After serving as Chief of Production, he was appointed Managing Editor in 2000 and then Chief Executive Officer in 2004. Angelos previously held positions at British Sky Broadcasting in London, Nine Network Sydney and Prime Television Canberra. Early in his career he also worked at Mid State Television Orange.
Angelos is Chairman of the Australia Day Council of NSW, Chair of the Centre for Media History at Macquarie University, Pro-Chancellor (Sydney) for Charles Sturt University, Deputy Chair of the Walkley Advisory Board, a Director of the Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute and Australian Subscription Television and Radio Association (ASTRA) and is a graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. He's been awarded an Honorary Doctorate by Charles Sturt University.
He is married to Rebecca and has five children; Libby, Amy, Max, Leo and Charlotte.