Monique Esclavissat, who has overseen European distribution for Warner Bros. Pictures Intl., has been tapped to relocate to the studio’s worldwide headquarters in Burbank and take on the additional Latin American distribution operations.

She’s been given the title of exec VP, Europe and Latin America Distribution. The announcement was made Monday by Veronika Kwan-Rubinek, President, Distribution, Warner Bros. Pictures International.

Esclavissat is responsible Warner Bros. Pictures’ distribution activities in Europe, Eastern Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Latin America.

Esclavissat joined Warner Bros. Pictures International in 1998 and became exec VP of European Distribution in 2005. She worked in London previously as VP of international sales and distribution for Castle Rock International.