Former Focus Features exec to oversee New York operation for London-based technical film services company.

Schedule 2 London has hired Brad Rohrer to lead its new outpost in New York.

Rohrer, former vp of international post production at Focus Features, will oversee Schedule 2’s new function as a digital pipeline for much of the distribution services of Schedule 2 worldwide, as well as provide North American clients with a presence to work within their time zone.

Rohrer said: “The presence of Schedule 2 New York will open up many opportunities for US film-makers to take advantage of our post-production processes and technical service experience.”

Rebecca Hawkes, founder, MD and CEO of Schedule 2, added: “We welcome Brad’s experience, his ability to think strategically and to bring people together.

“In his role as senior vice president, he will play a pivotal part in leading the next phase of Schedule 2’s growth and success.”