Gaël Sanquer has been named ”director of music media” of Paris-based NRJ Group.
In his new position, Gaël Sanquer will be responsible for the group’s French radio stations, as well as its music TV channels and NRJ’s international radio activities.
Gaël Sanquer, who is 45, entered the radio industry at local stations. He started at Fun Radio in Paris in 1996 and later switched to Virgin Radio. In 2010, he was recruited to NRJ where he has been ”directeur des antennes” for the international stations since 2012 and for the French ones since 2013.
Radio Intelligence has worked with NRJ Group’s strategy in France, German and other countries for many years.
”Gaël is a genius. He’s creative, strategic and a lot of fun to work with. NRJ is one of the strongest international radio groups and Gaël will help them to stengthen their position in the radio and streaming worlds” says Peter Waak, president of Radio Intelligence.