A+E Networks hired Patricio Teubal (pictured) as general manager of A+E Networks Italy. In his new role, he will oversee A+E Networks Italy and its three channel brands: History, Crime + Investigation, and Blaze. Additionally, he will lead the continued growth of the partnership with SKY Italia.

Before joining A+E, Teubal served as managing director at Blackant. He also founded Cucu Sports & Entertainment.

Kanal D International, the global business arm of Kanal D, named Ekin Koyuncu as sales executive for CEE territories. She has previously held positions at Lifetime and MedyaVizyon.

Kerim Emrah Turna, executive director of Kanal D International, remarked, “We are pleased to announce that Ekin Koyuncu has joined Kanal D International as Sales Executive, CEE. She will play a key role in one of the most important accounts and will bring a wealth of experience to the distribution arm of Kanal D International.”