Currently located in Singapore, Chang also manages the daily operations of the Asia-Pacific business. In July 2016, he will relocate to the company’s London headquarters. Since joining the company in 2013 as Managing Director of the Asia-Pacific region, Chang has successfully led the integration of the Asian Food Channel into the portfolio of brands as well aslaunched HGTV across Asia-Pacific, establishing it as the #1 lifestyle channel in Singapore. He was also responsible for developing Scripps Networks Interactive’s unique entry strategy into Australia via free-to-air – resulting in the launch of SBS Food Network, as well as HGTV and Travel Channel programming blocks on 9Life.
Prior to joining Scripps Networks Interactive, Chang was Executive Vice President of Content Strategy and Development at DIRECTV, where he oversaw all content acquisition, original productions and programming operations. In addition, he managed DIRECTV’s regional sports networks and its advertising sales business.
Preceding DIRECTV, Chang held senior executive roles at Charter Communications, The Yankees Entertainment & Sports Network (YES Network),Global Center and TCI Communications/AT&T Broadband. He also served on the Board of Directors of Starz in 2013.
Chang holds an MBA from Stanford University and a bachelor’s degree in history from YaleUniversity.