Montironi is an industry veteran who was instrumental in the development of M6's international arm before spending 7 years at Tele Images/Marathon as head of the international department. For his part, Degove has spent the last 7 years as a sales executive at the London-based Odyssey Entertainment.
Degove will handle North America, Latin America, Asia, the UK, Australia, South Africa and the Middle East for Europa while Montironi will be responsible for continental and Eastern Europe, Turkey and Russia.
In the press release, EuropaCorp said the new organization would reinforce the presence of the group at the international level.
Former international sales executive Gregoire Melin, who was with Europa since its inception, recently left the company.