ViacomCBS Networks International (VCNI) has appointed Jaime Ondarza as executive Vice President and general manager of a newly-created regional structure, which includes France, Iberia, Italy, the Middle East, Greece and Turkey.

Under the guide of the president of ViacomCBS Networks Europe, Middle East, Africa & Asia Raffaele Annecchino, Ondarza will align operations, maximize strategic synergies and identify new commercial opportunities.

New summits also in Italy: Alberto Carrozzo, who has been part of the MTV / Viacom group since 2007 and held the position of VP Finance & Strategy of VIMN Italy, Middle East and Turkey, takes on the role of Country Manager, reporting to Jaime Ondarza.

Following these appointments, Andrea Castellari leaves the position of Executive Vice President and General Manager of ViacomCBS Networks Italy, Middle East and Turkey.