The Italian executive, who had already been appointed country manager for WarnerMedia in Italy, is expanding her responsibilities for Spain and Portugal.

WarnerMedia announced the appointment of Italian executive Bárbara Salabè as manager for Spain and Portugal.

The executive had recently been appointed country manager of the company in Italy and now expands her responsibilities to Spain and Portugal.

She will report to Priya Dogra, President of WarnerMedia Entertainment Networks for EMEA.

“During her time leading Warner Bros. in Italy Barbara has brought tremendous value by growing our business with great strategic vision and deep understanding of how to connect with audiences. Her strong creative talent has made the local production line stronger. I have high expectations to see how her ability to constantly innovate will further strengthen the businesses and channels now under her management,” said Priya Dogra.

Together with Salabè, the EMEA region will thus have the leadership of:

Polly Cochrane (UK and Ireland), Iris Knobloch (France, Benelux, Germany, Austria and Switzerland) and Pierre Branco (Central and Eastern Europe, Nordics, Middle East, Turkey and Africa) who is also responsible for affiliate sales and EMEA advertising.