You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

HTC’s Peter Chou Appointed Digital Domain Chairman

Peter Chou, co-founder of Taiwanese smart phone maker HTC Corp., has been appointed as chairman of visual effects firm Digital Domain Holdings.

“We are thrilled that a person with Peter’s history of innovation and cutting edge thinking will be joining the DDHL family,” said Daniel Seah, who will remain CEO and executive director, DDH. “He is a pioneer in the technology industry and as we continue to expand our interests in VR, immersive experiences and new technology, he is the perfect person to help lead DDHL’s exciting future.”

Chou, most recently ‘head of future development’ at HTC and supervisor of its virtual reality platform Vive.

DDH, which has a listing on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, includes companies Digital Domain 3.0, Digital Domain Productions 3.0 (BC), and Mothership Media, which it acquired in July 2013. The VFX arm has been involved in providing effects for movies including “Iron Man,” “Transformers,” “X-Men,” “Titanic,” “Her” and “Tron: Legacy.”

More Digital

  • MUBI Giving Away Subscriptions to Film

    MUBI Giving Away Subscriptions to Film Students (EXCLUSIVE)

    Peter Chou, co-founder of Taiwanese smart phone maker HTC Corp., has been appointed as chairman of visual effects firm Digital Domain Holdings. “We are thrilled that a person with Peter’s history of innovation and cutting edge thinking will be joining the DDHL family,” said Daniel Seah, who will remain CEO and executive director, DDH. “He […]

  • Netflix placeholder

    Netflix Partners With Dubai-Based Pay-TV OSN in Middle East and North Africa

    Peter Chou, co-founder of Taiwanese smart phone maker HTC Corp., has been appointed as chairman of visual effects firm Digital Domain Holdings. “We are thrilled that a person with Peter’s history of innovation and cutting edge thinking will be joining the DDHL family,” said Daniel Seah, who will remain CEO and executive director, DDH. “He […]

  • reddit ban

    Reddit Bans Community for Deepfake Sex Tape Software

    Peter Chou, co-founder of Taiwanese smart phone maker HTC Corp., has been appointed as chairman of visual effects firm Digital Domain Holdings. “We are thrilled that a person with Peter’s history of innovation and cutting edge thinking will be joining the DDHL family,” said Daniel Seah, who will remain CEO and executive director, DDH. “He […]

  • Snapchat redesigned app

    Snapchat, Ignore the Haters: History Shows Freak-Outs Over Redesigns Subside

    Peter Chou, co-founder of Taiwanese smart phone maker HTC Corp., has been appointed as chairman of visual effects firm Digital Domain Holdings. “We are thrilled that a person with Peter’s history of innovation and cutting edge thinking will be joining the DDHL family,” said Daniel Seah, who will remain CEO and executive director, DDH. “He […]

  • Magic Leap

    How Magic Leap Wants to Help Publishers Bring Their Videos to Mixed Reality (Q&A)

    Peter Chou, co-founder of Taiwanese smart phone maker HTC Corp., has been appointed as chairman of visual effects firm Digital Domain Holdings. “We are thrilled that a person with Peter’s history of innovation and cutting edge thinking will be joining the DDHL family,” said Daniel Seah, who will remain CEO and executive director, DDH. “He […]

  • A Bad Moms Christmas

    'Bad Moms', 'Only the Brave' Take Two Top Spots on Disc Sales Charts

    Peter Chou, co-founder of Taiwanese smart phone maker HTC Corp., has been appointed as chairman of visual effects firm Digital Domain Holdings. “We are thrilled that a person with Peter’s history of innovation and cutting edge thinking will be joining the DDHL family,” said Daniel Seah, who will remain CEO and executive director, DDH. “He […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content