Amy Pascal, co-chairman of Sony Studio resigned on 5 February 2015. She resigned after her private mails were leaked. However, Sony Studios has not announced any name to take over the post yet.
In November 2014, Sony revealed that it had been the subject of a hack by a group calling themselves Guardians of Peace (GOP).
Amy Pascal was named Co-Chairperson of Sony Pictures Entertainment in September 2006.
She has also served as Chairman of SPE’s Motion Picture Group since December 2003. In 2013, she was elected to the Board of Governors of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. She is known as one of the most powerful women executives in Hollywood.