Speaker

Mark Francis

Head of Content, sooka (Malaysia)

Mark Francis
Head of Content, sooka (Malaysia)

Mark Francis is an award-winning executive producer and commissioner, with over a decade of experience in creating innovative programming for regions that include Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Europe and Latin America.

Earlier this year, he was appointed as Head of Content for fledgling streaming platform, sooka, which is part of the Astro stable in Malaysia.

He was previously tasked with bringing iflix’s original content strategy to life across genres such as scripted drama, comedy and factual entertainment.

Before joining iflix, Francis was VP of commissioning and regional programming for Nat Geo Partners in London, and head of production for Fox Networks Group APAC & Middle East. He began his broadcasting career at Discovery Networks Asia Pacific.