Creighton joins from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.

Warner Bros. UK (WBUK) today announced Tom Creighton as its new chief financial officer.

The appointment was announced by Josh Berger, president and managing director of Warner Bros. UK, Ireland and Spain.

Creighton joins WBUK on 27 Sept from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, where he has been the European finance director for three years.

In the newly created role, Creighton will report to Berger and Linda Van Wagner, senior vice president, international finance, and be responsible for overseeing the accounting, planning and internal control environment for all of Warner Bros’ UK-based businesses as well as UK-based regional businesses.

He will also be on the Executive Board of WBUK.

Josh Berger said: “Tom is a welcome addition to the WBUK senior management team. He is a seasoned executive with a hugely impressive track record. That experience coupled with his strong commercial instincts and acumen will help us as we look to grow our profitability and navigate the ever-changing UK entertainment landscape.”