STX Taps Discovery’s Andrew Warren as Chief Financial Officer

Recently the CEO of STX Entertainment studio Robert Simond has announced Andrew Warren as the Chief Financial Officer of the company. To know more about STX Entertainment studio; it is one of the youngest Hollywood studio perfectly backup by different private equity firms and Chinese investors. The hiring of Andrew Warren on the post of Chief Financial Officer is supposed to lead with a considerably a possible public offering and enhancement of business much more. If we talk about STX Entertainment studios it was being launched in the year 2014 whose main motive was to produce human-scale, midsize movies. It well produced the movies with the enhanced explosions and better computer graphics which has now become one of the latest trends of franchise-obsessed Hollywood.

The company also works for television, virtual reality, digital video, music and live entertainment etc. The main back up private firms of the ST Entertainment studio is TGP and Hony Capital, Hong Kong Telecom and Media Company PCCW Ltd, and Tencent Holdings Ltd. In an interview, Mr. Warren remarks that STX Entertainment studio servings as one of the largest IPO offering in Hong Kong. Robert Simond the CEO of the STX Entertainment Studio mentioned in his interview that the involvement of Mr. Warren to the going to be beneficial in every aspect and is surely going to set up new territories. Before joining the STX Entertainment; Mr. Warren also has served as CFO of Discovery Studio since the year 2012.

Discovery Studio focuses its business on international basis by associating with major media companies worldwide. The Chinese market, although exclusively large, yet can indulge with only a handful outside investments and partnerships due to several restrictions established by the Chinese government on the importing of foreign media content. In brief, Robert Simonds deal will supercharge film financing to extend STX’s business, but at the same time, will have to comply with all the restrictions established by the Chinese government. STX Entertainment, led by Robert Simonds, debuted with the TV Show Number One Surprise, produced in partnership with XG Entertainment Studio ( a popular entertainment studio of China ,) for the Chinese entertainment market.

Before working with one of the international studios; Discovery; Mr. Warren also has served as the CFO of Liz Claiborne. He also has worked with the financial section of General Electric for about two decades where he works at NBC, CNBC, MSNBC, USA, SciFi, and Bravo. Warren will have the charge of Principle executive of all fiscal functions and strategy of the company and is supposed to join the corporation on April 3. While talking about Warren; Robert Simond; CEO of STX Entertainment studio remarked that working with Warren will add more excellence to the company where you can find our world-class team with enhanced integrity and gravitas. Warren is a wonderful stellar leader, thinker, and strategist who is surely going to take the company to the heights of success where the company is going to have more strategic acquisitions, growing business by following international footprints and infrastructure for future entertainment.

Posted by Hugh Finley