EA Mobile Hires Away Buongiorno Exec To Head Europe

6:13 AM Edited by Blony

EA Mobile has appointed Luca Pagano as its new publishing head for its European operations, the company has confirmed.

The hire was first reported by mobile-ent.biz, which said Pagano is replacing its VP of European publishing, Javier Ferreira, who left in January, and Tim Harrison, EA Mobile’s European marketing director, who left late in 2008.

In a statement, EA said: “Luca joins EA Mobile from Buongiorno (BIT: BNG), where over a period of eight years he held a variety of management positions, most recently Region Managing Director, UK & International. He brings in-depth experience of the mobile entertainment industry and of building and marketing wireless services.”