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Russell to Leave BBC Worldwide

Neil Ross Russell, managing director of licensed consumer products and global children’s brands, will leave his post at BBC Worldwide, effective Dec. 31. Russell will continue consulting on several BBC projects part time, sources told License! Globa

License! Global yesterday.

Russell has served at his current position since 2008, leaving the division with revenues of $374 million for consumer product sales at the end of the company's last fiscal year.

Several news organizations have reported that Russell will join the recently-launched Oakshore Strategy consulting firm.

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