President, Worldwide Home Entertainment and Games, Warner Bros. Entertainment
Jim Wuthrich serves as President, Warner Bros. Worldwide Home Entertainment and Games. In this role he manages the Studio’s home entertainment and videogame businesses (Warner Bros. Home Entertainment and Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, respectively), including finance, business development, operations, legal, supply chain, sales and marketing.
Throughout his career with Warner Bros., Wuthrich has been central to the development and growth of the home entertainment business, from the introduction of DVD to the ongoing transition to digital. He was a pioneer in the development of digital ownership formats, forging strong alliances with Apple, Amazon, Google, Sony, Microsoft and Walmart, and licensing Warner Bros. content to numerous global services. He was inducted into Variety’s Home Entertainment and Digital Hall of Fame in 2017.
Previously, Wuthrich served as President, The Americas and Global Strategy, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, responsible for the division’s operations in the U.S., Canada, and Latin, Central and South America. Prior to that, he was President, International Home Video and Digital Distribution, overseeing DVD, digital and games distribution.
Wuthrich has held numerous positions at the Studio since joining Warner Home Video in 1998 as Director, Marketing and rising through the ranks as Vice President, Marketing Theatrical New Release, Senior Vice President, Digital Distribution and Senior Vice President, Electronic Sell Through and Interactive Marketing. Prior to his career at Warner Bros., he led a tech startup and worked for Hallmark Cards as a strategist.
A graduate of Harvard Business School’s Advanced Management Program, Wuthrich holds a degree in business from University of Wisconsin-Madison.