Patrick Wachsberger

Patrick Wachsberger was the Co-Chairman of the Lionsgate Motion Picture Group for the past six years and has recently founded a new company. Lionsgate’s film slate has gener- ated successful global box office hits, led by the global box office phenomenon La La Land, winner of six Academy Awards , Wonder, the John Wick franchise and the blockbuster Hunger Games. Before joining Lionsgate, Wachsberger served as Chairman and President of Summit Entertainment, the company he helped launch in 1993, in addition to being CEO of Summit International. He led Summit’s evolution into one of the premier independent filmed entertainment studios worldwide, launching the blockbuster Twilight Saga franchise and The Hurt Locker, Mr & Mrs Smith and the Step Up franchise.