Ricky Ow is President of WarnerMedia Entertainment Networks and Sales, Asia Pacific.Based in Hong Kong, Mr. Ow has executive oversight of all the company’s entertainment networks, distribution of all networks, kids networks operations and advertising sales in the Asia Pacific region.
Spanning 42 countries in 14 languages, WarnerMedia brands in Asia Pacific include Warner TV, Oh!K, Mondo TV, Mondo Mah-Jong TV, TABI Channel, Tabi Tele, Cartoon Network, Boomerang, POGO and Tuzki together with HBO, HBO Signature, HBO Family, HBO Hits, Cinemax and Red as well as the OTT service HBO Go, and two SVOD services HBO On Demand and 鼎级剧场 (Ding Ji Ju Chang). WarnerMedia Entertainment Networks and Sales is also responsible for the distribution of CNN International, HLN and BabyFirst in Asia.
Ow has vast experience in the region, including successes in launching and establishing channel brands both locally and regionally, local content production, as well as a deep understanding of sales and marketing. He is also the honorary Chairman of the Asian Academy Creative Awards in 2020, a role he has held since the inception of the Awards in 2018,
He joined WarnerMedia Entertainment Networks (formerly Turner International), in January 2014 after a 14-year career at Sony Pictures, where he was Executive Vice President & General Manager for Sony Pictures Television (SPT) Networks Asia.
Prior to joining SPT, Mr. Ow held positions at SBC Enterprises (now Mediacorp Singapore), Asia Business News and CNBC."