Studiocanal ANZ CEO Elizabeth Trotman is heading to London to take up the role of managing director Studiocanal UK.
Trotman has been the CEO of Studiocanal ANZ since 2016, and was previously general manager sales and marketing. Prior to that she was in charge of marketing for Hoyts Distribution in NZ, and has also worked for BBC Worldwide, Warner Bros and Disney.
Studiocanal UK CEO Nicola Shindler said: “I am very pleased to welcome Elizabeth as Managing Director of STUDIOCANAL UK. Elizabeth has been very successful in running Studiocanal Australia & New Zealand, where she oversaw the launch of numerous box office performers, including Paddington 2, John Wick 2 and The Guernsey Literary Potato Peel Pie Society. Her in-depth knowledge of the company and of the entertainment industry, including the UK market where she worked before, will be a great addition to Studiocanal UK and we are very happy to have her on board.”
Trotman will start her new role in January, and her replacement is set to be announced soon.