Animal Logic Expands Business Affairs & Legal Team
The CEO of Animal Logic Group today formally announced the appointment of two new key executives, strengthening the Company’s leadership team to support the expanding development and production slate of Animal Logic Entertainment and Truant Pictures.
Emma Drummond has been appointed as Head of Legal and Business Affairs, responsible for providing strategic business and legal advice for all of the Animal Logic Group of Companies.
Sasha Burrows has stepped into a newly created role at Truant Pictures, overseeing all business affairs and legal matters relating to the development, financing and production of Truant’s slate of projects.
“I am very pleased to have two incredibly talented executives join the Animal Logic management team, increasing our commitment to developing and delivering compelling content to audiences around the world,’ said CEO Zareh Nalbandian. “Emma and Sasha bring with them a depth and breadth of experience and I look forward to working with them across our diverse range of projects.”
Emma is a dual-qualified lawyer with comprehensive experience both in private practice and inhouse, that extends across film and television production, finance, and technology, including at Screen Australia. Sasha has extensive knowledge of the film and media landscape having worked with See-Saw Films, National Geographic Channel and Fox Studios Australia.
“Animal Logic and Truant have grown significantly over the past year, and we want to ensure we have the very best team to support their expanded operations,” said COO, Sharon Taylor. “As we write the next chapter of Animal Logic’s story, we’re excited to have Emma and Sasha join our talented team of executives around the world.”
The Business Affairs and Legal team will continue to work closely with Craig Emanuel, Paul Hastings out of the USA.
ANIMAL LOGIC GROUP
Animal Logic is recognised as one of the world’s leading independent creative digital studios, producing award winning design, visual effects and animation for over 25 years. Animal Logic has animation studios in Sydney, Australia and Vancouver, Canada.
With a focus in the four-quadrant family space, Animal Logic Entertainment collaborates with world-class filmmakers to develop and produce compelling stories with universal appeal. Truant Pictures works with both emerging and established talent to develop and produce thought-provoking genre films with a unique point of view. ALE and Truant have offices in Sydney, Australia and Los Angeles, USA.