Wednesday, February 20, 2019

NIGEL BENNETT TO JOIN MOLINARE AS COMMERICAL DIRECTOR

 

 

Molinare are delighted to announce the arrival of Nigel Bennett as the facility’s new Commercial Director, joining from Pinewood Studios.

Alongside a proven sense of commercial acumen, Nigel brings a deep knowledge of the industry and a wealth of experience managing creative, technical and financial pressures within post production.

At Pinewood Studios Nigel was the Group Director of Creative Services, a position he has held since 2014, where he oversaw the opening of Pinewood Digital in Atlanta. With a career in post, Nigel worked his way up from Re-Recording Mixer, through Operations Management across Film, TV and Games, Head of Operations of Digital Content Services, up to his most recent role. As a Re-Recording Mixer at Shepperton Studios, he worked on a range of titles such as Nanny McPhee, Troy, Love Actually, Gosford Park and Last Orders.

Nigel Bennett commented: "Molinare has a deserved reputation as one of the leading film and television post production facilities in central London. We have a tremendous opportunity to grow further and continue to diversify the business into new sectors, bringing our strong creative values and service delivery to match the demands and rightly high expectations of our clients. Molinare are in an excellent position to capitalise on the growth opportunities in the media sector. I am excited to be on board and part of a great team that will take these opportunities to the next level”.

Molinare Group CEO Julie Parmenter added: “I’m very excited that we have persuaded Nigel to join the team.  With his track record of delivering growth at a company with the reputation of Pinewood, it is a perfect time for him to join Molinare.  Molinare has ambitious plans and Nigel’s breadth of experience and personal drive are a perfect match. I am looking forward to working with him and am sure there are exciting times ahead”.

It’s an exciting time for the London facility, as they look to build on the success of award-winning dramas Killing Eve and Bodyguard, the Primetime Emmy award nominated Patrick Melrose, the acclaimed documentary Three Identical Strangers and feature Mission: Impossible – Fallout all from last year, amongst many other recent successful projects.

Nigel will be joining Molinare in May.