Born in Santiago (Chile), Patricia Arpea is in charge of National and International Coproductions for Pegasus, a film and television production company, as of February 2022.
She has been working in the world of audiovisual productions for over 28 years, and before entering the team of Pegasus she has developed her entire career in one of the best-known companies of the industry, Publispei, where she was hired in 1994 as Executive Assistant to the Chairman. After some years, she was promoted International Managing Director and subsequently International Business Manager. In 2018 she was appointed Head of Business & Commercial Affairs.
Her work in Publispei allows her to play a proactive role in the identification, planning and implementation of the group’s development and growth strategies at a national and international level as well as in negotiating agreements with “third parties”, in establishing and maintaining various solid relationships with major players of the industry (from traditional broadcasters to streaming platforms) and in managing successful interactions with authors, directors and actors.
In the past years, she has had the opportunity to work for a great number of productions, some of which have marked the recent history of Italian television, including: Un medico in famiglia (Raiuno), Tutti pazzi per amore (Raiuno), È arrivata la felicità (Raiuno), Io ti cercherò (Raiuno), Do you like Hitchcock? (Raiuno), I Cesaroni (Canale 5), Sissi.