Veteran media exec Patricio Teubal has been named the new general manager of A+E Networks Italy, starting in December.
In his new role, Teubal (pictured) will oversee A+E Networks Italy and its three channel brands: History, Crime+Investigation and Blaze. Additionally, he will shepherd the growth of the Sky Italia partnership.
Teubal reports to Dean Possenniskie, managing director of A+E Networks EMEA.
Prior to joining A+E Networks Italy, Teubal was MD of Blackant, a media & sports advisory company. Teubal also founded the London- and Italy-based Cucu Sports & Entertainment, a digital company that focuses on influencer marketing platform for athletes and celebrities. Before that, he was CEO of the Italian Serie A football club U.S. Città di Palermo.
Teubal has also held posts at Italy-based mass media co Mediaset, Sky Multi-Country Partners and Endemol Argentina.