Prime Focus Technologies (PFT), the technology arm of Prime Focus, has appointed Raghunath Mohanrao (Raghu) as Chief Operating Officer. Raghu takes over from PFT Co-founder and former COO, Ganesh Sankaran, who is taking sabbatical for 15 months to pursue an MBA, while remaining on the PFT Board of Directors.
Previously, Raghu worked as the Telecom, Media and Entertainment Industry Leader at IBM, managing IBM’s globally integrated capabilities. He also focused on worldwide growth strategy as Vertical Delivery Head at Wipro Technologies, where he was responsible for Services Delivery including profit and loss for telecommunications and worldwide media and entertainment businesses in North America, Europe, Australia and New Zealand.
Ramki Sankaranarayanan, Founder and CEO, Prime Focus Technologies said, “Raghu is an accomplished technology leader in the media and entertainment space and his background and skills offer the best fit for what PFT requires as it charters the next level of innovation, delivery excellence and growth.”