Exec comes from consulting business

Newly minted Overture Films has hired Erika Hart Hindle as senior VP, finance and administration.

Hindle, who will be based at the banner’s Los Angeles headquarters, comes from a consulting business in which she helped independent production companies develop their financing plans. She worked closely with Overture CEO Chris McGurk and chief operating officer Danny Rosett in shaping their initial business plan prior to funding of the venture by Liberty Media.

From 1994 to 1999, Hindle was VP, finance and corporate development at MGM, where she managed debt and equity financing and evaluated merger and acquisition opportunities. After leaving MGM, she VP, finance and corporate development at weddingchannel.com.

She also worked at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette and Price Waterhouse.

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