Pierre Branco is responsible for leading the growth and development of Turner’s operations in the Northern Europe region which includes UK, Nordics and Baltics. This includes the kids and general entertainment portfolio of Cartoon Network, Boomerang, Cartoonito, TCM and TNT brands, as well as the distribution of CNNI. His remit includes identifying new areas for driving revenues and profits, overseeing P&L and ensuring consistency and strategy for the region, all through the lens of delivering branded experiences that drive fan engagement across the linear and non linear ecosystem.
Branco has been with Turner since 2006, most recently as Vice President and General Manager, France Portugal, Africa and Israel, overseeing a 12-channel portfolio in three different languages, including editorial and creative strategy, programming and acquisitions, marketing, production and digital functions.
He holds two Master’s degrees in Political Sciences (Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris) and Media Management (Université de la Sorbonne, Paris) and a Bachelor in Contemporary History (Université de la Sorbonne, Paris).
He is fluent in English, French, Spanish and Portuguese and he also speaks Italian.