LONDON — Former-Endemol France chief creative officer Thierry Lachkar will head Shine Group’s French outpost. Shine France, based in Paris.
At Endemol Lachkar worked on formats including “Deal or No Deal” and “The Farm.”
In 2006, he added chairman of Mark Burnett Prods. France to his responsibilities. Shingle is a joint venture between the two outfits.
Shine France follows similar launches in Germany and Australia, and last month’s acquisition of the Nordic production giant Metronome.
Shine now has 24 companies in three continents.