Nicola Mendelsohn, Facebook’s vice president for EMEA, has announced she will be stepping down as co-chair of the Creative Industries Council (CIC) after more than five years in the role.
Mendelsohn named has her successor as BBC Studios' chief executive, Tim Davie, at the CIC’s Createch event this morning (12 June).
Mendelson was named co-chair of the council in November 2012.
She chaired her first meeting with the group in January 2013.
Her last co-chairs were culture secretary Matt Hancock and business secretary Greg Clark.
The VP revealed her diagnosis of blood cancer in February this year.