PhilipMatthys_Headshot2015Former NBCUniversal exec Philip Matthys has joined Hulu as head of head business affairs for its original series. Starting on Monday, will oversee biz affairs for all development and production deals related to Hulu Originals, including managing the business relationships with studio suppliers. He will report to Chadwick Ho, SVP & General Counsel at Hulu.

Matthys spent nearly 13 years in various roles at NBCU, most recently as SVP, Head of Business Affairs, at USA Network, Syfy Channel and Universal Cable Productions. Before that he worked in private practice at Irell & Manella LLP, specializing in entertainment and intellectual property matters.