Washington is the second recent departure from Matchbox following MD Chris Oliver-Taylor.
This is the first time the BBC has offered advertising around its podcast library.
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The piece will be featured in a five-minute prequel
The event was hosted by BBC Worldwide and Foxtel
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Aust & NZ contribute increased profit to BBC Worldwide 2016/17 results
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Commercial radio ad revenue tumbles 20% in FY2019/20, Q4 down 46%