Newly launched global content creator, producer and distributor, Endemol Shine Group, which brings together Endemol, Shine and CORE Media, announced details of its newly combined global distribution arm.

The new operation, which will focus on finished programming distribution, brings together the teams from Shine International and Endemol Worldwide Distribution (EWD) under the new banner, Endemol Shine International.

The combined business has regionally focused hubs in eight cities worldwide including London, Los Angeles, Paris, Sydney, Miami and Moscow and is also broadening its reach in Asia with new, dedicated distribution offices in Singapore and Mumbai.

Leading distribution operations across the Americas, Asia, Australia and New Zealand is Executive Vice President, Sales & Acquisitions Matt Creasey, based in Los Angeles.  

Heading up Endemol Shine International’s teams across the European region is Executive Director, Europe, Mark Lawrence, based in London.

Also based in London are John Richards in the role of Chief Financial Officer and Jan Rowland who becomes Endemol Shine International’s Head of Operations.

Taking up new positions in Europe are James Braham who becomes Endemol Shine International’s Senior Sales Director UK & Eire and Lisette Schlippe who becomes Senior Sales Director Germany & Major Central and Eastern Europe.