Sony Pictures Entertainment’s international arm, Columbia TriStar Film Distributors Intl., has announced the appointment of one executive — new French marketing director Jose Dubey — and the resignation of another, 21-year vet exec Peter Wilkinson.
Wilkinson was most recently supervisory VP, Southeast Asia-Australia-New Zealand, for the distributor, a post first won in 1991 that capped a career with CTFDI that began in 1976. No replacement for Wilkinson has yet been named.
Dubey’s appointment to the top marketing spot at Columbia TriStar Films S.A., the French office of CTFDI, was made by senior VP, international marketing, Nigel Clark. In his new post, Dubey will jointly report to Jon Anderson, VP, marketing, Europe, based in London, and Richard Dassonville, prexy of Columbia TriStar Films S.A.