Executive named senior VP, Asia Pacific

Michele Garra has been promoted to the newly created position of senior VP, Asia Pacific, at Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.

Garra, who has worked at SPHE for 16 years, previously served as managing director, Australia & New Zealand, and was based in Sydney. She will relocate to SPHE’s office in Culver City and will report to Matt Brown, executive VP, international.

Garra will oversee all business functions in Japan, Australia, New Zealand, India and South Korea in an effort to support key retail customers and business partners.

“Michele ran our very successful Australian operation for over a decade, and we are thrilled to offer her this opportunity to broaden her horizons and bolster SPHE’s strong position across the Asian-Pacific market,” Brown said.

Garra has also held senior marketing positions at SPHE and Village Roadshow.

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