Amit Chopra, currently COO of US and Canada-based Digital Domain 3.0, has been promoted to executive vice president of its parent company, Hong Kong-listed Digital Domain Holdings.

Chopra will play a key role in operations and financial strategy for both companies and will have expanded responsibilities in business development, acquisitions, joint ventures, mergers and co-productions. He will retain his current duties at Digital Domain 3.0.

Daniel Seah, CEO of both Digital Domain Holdings and Digital Domain 3.0, said: “Amit is an invaluable member of our team, a key architect of our current success and a leader in our vision for the future. We are very pleased that his hard work and talent are being recognised by our parent company with this expanded role.”

Reliance MediaWorks CEO Venkatesh Roddam, said: “Amit’s time at Digital Domain has been met with innovation and success…He is the key to building an even stronger alliance between Reliance Group and Digital Domain Holdings and will make an exceptional addition to the Digital Domain Holdings team.”   

Digital Domain produced VFX on three Academy Awards contenders: Maleficent, X-Men: Days of Future Past and Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb.