Vue International has appointed Euan Sutton as Group General Counsel. Euan will join the business in January 2015 and be responsible for advising the group on risk management, mergers & acquisitions and large scale transactions.
He will report into the group management board headed by CEO Tim Richards. Euan joins from TUI Travel Plc where he was General Counsel Aviation, Hotels and Emerging Markets and brings extensive experience of M&A and joint ventures. Prior to working at TUI, he had roles at Norton Rose LLP, Dibb Lupton Alsop and Macfarlanes.
Commenting on the appointment, Tim Richards said: “We are delighted to have someone with Euan’s specialist experience and talent join the team. As we look to continue our development through organic growth and strategic acquisitions, Euan will play a pivotal role in helping us achieve our ambitions to become one of the world’s leading global entertainment businesses.”
Euan commented: “I am genuinely excited to be joining such a respected and leading player in the cinema and entertainment industry. Vue Entertainment International is a company that has big plans and visions for the future and this is a great time to join the business. “
Formed in May 2003, Vue Entertainment International is a world class operator and developer of modern state-of-the-art multiplex cinemas. The company now has leading positions in three of the top four cinema markets in Europe, the United Kingdom, Germany and Italy, alongside Poland, Denmark, Ireland, Latvia, Lithuania and Taiwan.