The executive will lead the Italian company and act as managing director of its Spanish fiction division, Garbo Stories.

Garbo Produzioni has appointed Stefano Torrisi as CEO of the Italian company and Managing Director of Garbo Stories, the new Spanish division dedicated to the production of fiction.

Stefano Torrisi is an experienced executive with a profound knowledge of the TV and audiovisual sector. In recent years, he has been, among other things, Commercial Director of Endemol Shine Italy (October 2014 – November 2017) and, until last year, Executive Vice President of Banijay Italy and Banijay Group Spain.

Maite Bulgari, Chairwoman & Founder of Garbo Produzioni, said: “With the arrival of Stefano Torrisi, a highly experienced professional, we want to continue to innovate in the audiovisual sector with high-quality content and international planning.”

“Stefano is a perfect leader to deal with two strategic markets for our company, Italy and Spain, anticipating new market trends and creating increasingly productive and constructive alliances that allow us to position ourselves in new and ambitious areas,” she added.