John Taylor becomes vp Northern Europe, md UK and France; Pau Pascual is now vp Southern Europe, md Iberia and MENA.
WildBrain CPLG has appointed two key executives to head up territory teams across newly formed management regions for Northern and Southern Europe.
John Taylor (pictured left) – who is based in London – has been named vp Northern Europe and md UK and France. Meanwhile, Barcelona-based Pau Pascual (pictured right) has been promoted to vp Southern Europe and md Iberia and MENA.
Both will report to Maarten Weck, WildBrain CPLG’s evp and md.
“I feel confident that under our new European management regions, spearheaded by the highly experienced John and Pau, we will be able to further synergise our pan-European offering to drive growth for licensors and continue the strategic evolution and expansion of WildBrain CPLG,” Maarten commented. “Congratulations to both John and Pau on their well-deserved promotions.”
Reporting to John under WildBrain CPLG’s new Northern European hub are Brenda Draaisma, md for Benelux; Slawomir Ekiert, md for Central Eastern Europe and Nordics; and Anna Artyukhova, md for Russia and CIS. For the Southern European hub, Maria Gurrieri, md for Italy, Greece and Turkey will now report into Pau.
Sibylle Gondolf, md for Germany, Austria and Switzerland will continue to report into Maarten.