Senior management professional Pedro Melendo Derqui has been appointed chief executive officer at Spanish gaming manufacturer and operator R Franco. His tenure began on July 1.
Melendo has a degree in managing and marketing from ESIC Business and Marketing School and a program leadership development degree from IESE.
Over the past 20 years, he has worked in a variety of industries for companies including Sogecable, Trans TV and ASM, a subsidiary of the Agbar Group. Since 2005, Derqui has been general manager at the Norte Facility Group, involved at both the national and international levels.
According to a statement from R Franco, Derqui will be part of a strategy to strengthen the international presence of the company.