Patrick Wachsberger is Chairman of the Lionsgate Motion Picture Group, joining the Company when Lionsgate acquired Summit Entertainment in January 2012. He has proved during more than 30 years in the motion picture industry to be one of the leading international film executives in the world. Lionsgate's feature film slate has generated successful global box office hits, led by the global box office phenomenon LA LA LAND, winner of six Academy Awards®, the blockbuster HUNGER GAMES, NOW YOU SEE ME and JOHN WICK among others. Before joining Lionsgate, Mr. Wachsberger served as the Co-Chairman and President of Summit Entertainment, the company he helped launch in 1993, in addition to being CEO of Summit International. Mr. Wachsberger led Summit's evolution into one of the premier independent filmed entertainment studios worldwide, launching the blockbuster TWILIGHT SAGA franchise and THE HURT LOCKER.