Imagenation Abu Dhabi’s chief financial officer Stefan Brunner has been appointed chief operating officer of the company, in addition to his current role.
Ed Borgerding, CEO of Abu Dhabi Media Company and Imagenation, said Brunner “has earned this promotion.”
“He is a talented executive and will be instrumental for the continued growth and success of Imagenation Abu Dhabi,” Borgerding stated.
Speaking about his new role, Brunner stated he was eager to adopt the new challenge at such a young company.
“The previous year has seen Imagenation Abu Dhabi and the emirate of Abu Dhabi emerge as prominent players amongst filmmakers worldwide and I am looking forward to fostering those relationships and thus assisting Abu Dhabi in accomplishing its objectives in the film and media industry,” he said.
Brunner previously headed up the Munich-based Entertainment Value Associates’ production financing activities where, among other titles, he co-produced the animated series Wolverine & The X-Men for Marvel.