Ferman will lead operational strategy with a focus on analysing and implementing operational processes, procedures, and structure.
Sony Pictures TV Studios has promoted Carrie Ferman to EVP & Head of Strategy and Operations from her previous role as SVP, reported Deadline.
In her new role, Ferman, who has been with the studio for nine years, will oversee general business development and strategy analysis, as well as lead operational strategy. She will also help to identify and maximise the studio’s brand/IP potential, as well as opportunities to expand upon SPT’s cross-studio initiatives.
Ferman will report to Jeff Frost, President of Sony Pictures TV Studios, for strategy and operations while continuing to report to Ravi Ahuja, Chairman of Global Television Studios, on special studio initiatives.
She also will now oversee the Research group, led by Wayne Goldstein. Nate Staudinger and Jeffrey Morgan, both Business Development Strategy, will also now report to her.
Ferman joined SPE in 2013. She previously led strategic planning efforts in SPT’s international productions.