Namit Malhotra has taken over as CEO of Prime Focus’ North American operations.
Malhotra has relocated from India to Los Angeles and is based out of Prime Focus’ Hollywood offices.
He succeeds Rob Hummel, who ankled to take the prexy post at Legend3D.
Malhotra told Daily Variety that Prime Focus has shuttered its post-production operations in Los Angeles to concentrate on 3D conversion and visual effects. The company has, however, been ramping up its post offerings in New York and elsewhere.
Prime Focus North America has locations in Hollywood, Vancouver, Winnipeg and New York. Company also has facilities in the U.K. and India.