Franz Woodtli (born 1953), is the company’s Chief Film and Home Entertainment Officer. After vocational training and long-term experience in the field of consumer electronics, in 1985 he began working for Rainbow Video AG in Switzerland, a subsidiary of Highlight Communications AG.
He has been a general manager since 1990, responsible for sales for both Rainbow companies in Switzerland and Austria. In 1999, he was given responsibility for the Home Entertainment business within the Highlight Group. Franz Woodtli has been a member of the executive board of Constantin Film AG since May 2004.
His areas of business as the Chief Movie and Home Entertainment Sales Officer are home entertainment, distribution/sales, as well as the exploitation of ancillary rights.