DreamWorks Animation Appoints Abhijay Prakash as COO
DreamWorks Feature Animation today announced that former Focus Features COO and Universal Pictures veteran Abhijay Prakash has been named chief operating officer. In this role, Prakash will be responsible for the studio’s strategic planning and primary business operations, including finance, business development, technology and administrative functions.
As COO for Focus Features, Prakash was responsible for finance, strategy, business affairs, physical production, distribution and operations. Before that, he served as executive vice president of film strategy and operations at Universal. Before joining Universal, he worked at the Boston Consulting Group and held other positions in media and public policy research.