Global content creator, producer and distributor Endemol Shine Group announced plans to integrate the company’s local businesses in France. Endemol France and Shine France, which currently operate separately, will come under one banner, Endemol Shine France.

Endemol France President Nicolas Coppermann will lead the newly integrated business. Shine France President Thierry Lachkar has decided to step down at Shine France after Endemol Shine France has been launched and his departure is expected in early 2017.