Martin Österdahl appointed Executive Supervisor of Eurovision

Martin Österdahl has been appointed Executive Supervisor of the Eurovision Song Contest and the Junior Eurovision Song Contest, instead of Jon Ola Sand, who had been in this post for the last ten years.

Österdahl was Executive Producer of the Eurovision Song Contest in 2013 and in 2016 when it was held in Malmö, Stockholm and he was also a member of the Reference Group between 2012 and 2018.

The decision to choose Österdahl for this post was taken by the Media Director for the EBU,  Jean Philip De Tender, together with the Chairperson of the ESC Reference Group, Dr Frank Dieter Freiling.