CPLG has hired Maria Giovanna Gurrieri as the new managing director of its Italian division.
Gurrieri joins the agency from Atlantyca Entertainment, where she headed up the consumer products division. Prior to this, she worked at high-end fashion house Versace, and also spent almost a decade at Warner Bros Consumer Products Italy.
"I am really excited to take on this new role," Gurrieri said. "CPLG is a truly global company and I am looking forward to taking things forward with CPLG Italy and contributing to the development and success of all the brands we work with."
Chris Protheroe, CPLG president and group MD, added: "Maria will be a tremendous asset to the CPLG team. She brings a wealth of experience with her and is well known and respected within the licensing community in both Italy and internationally."