Marvel Studios has upped Tim Connors to chief operating officer of the film arm of comicbook giant Marvel Entertainment.
Connors will manage the day-to-day operations as well as oversee the business transactions for all studio productions. Those include “Iron Man 2,” “Thor,” “The First Avenger: Captain America,” “The Avengers” and “Ant Man.”
He previously served as Marvel Studios exec VP of business affairs and operations, a position he held since late 2006.
“Tim’s strong business acumen coupled with his knowledge of Marvel’s intellectual properties and policies have been of enormous benefit to us during the studio’s formation and first two releases,” said Kevin Feige, prexy of Marvel Studios.
Before joining Marvel Studios, Connors worked at Technicolor as deputy general counsel for electronic distribution services. He also served in business affairs at DreamWorks.