Aine Healy to head Prime Focus Technologies in UK



Prime Focus Technologies
(PFT) has named Aine Healy as vice president and head of UK. Based at PFT’s
London facility, Aine will lead the Sales, Operations, Technology and Strategic
Business development efforts in the UK for the global digital content services


Aine brings with more than
20 years experience in the Broadcast Operations and Post Production industries.


She has spent the past
decade as CEO of Intermission Studio, a digital facility which she founded in
Ireland, and before that worked as Broadband Studio Manager at eircom,
Operations Manager at TV3 and Head of Transmission at Tara Television. She has
also held senior roles at TG4, Orbit and RTE.


“Aine’s appointment is an
integral part of our growth strategy, building on our recent successes in the
UK – a key market for PFT. Aine’s background, and her entrepreneurial
experience as a founder and CEO, give her a vital insider insight into the
challenges the M&E industry faces, and a deep understanding of the
evolution it is going through,” said Ganesh Sankaran, COO, PFT


“Prime Focus Technologies
is in an enviable and exciting position today. People in the M&E industry
are constantly searching for new models and new technologies to make their work
processes more efficient and to lower their costs. PFT provides a compelling
media and IT offering which addresses these needs. The potential for PFT’s is
enormous, and I very much look forward to leading the charge for PFT in the UK,
and delivering on this potential,” said Aine.


PFT has also recently
announced the appointment of Kapil Gupta as vice president of program management as part of the expansion
of its management team.


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