Scripps Networks Interactive has appointed Eduardo Hauser to the position of managing director, Latin America and the Caribbean. Hauser will be responsible for the strategic direction and daily operation of the company’s businesses across Latin America, which currently includes Food Network as well as the company’s distribution across the Caribbean. He will identify and evaluate growth opportunities across the region, looking for potential new network launches, joint ventures and key partnerships across multiple platforms and distribution channels. Hauser joins the company on March 7 and will be based in Miami.