The annual election for the post is named through a rotation policy, where every sector of filmmaking like distributors, producers gets an opportunity, to elect their leader for the APCC Chief. This time, it was studios sector, which named D Suresh Babu to helm the top post, as he own the Rama Naidu Film studios.
Other office-bearers elected were K Ashok Kumar and M Ramesh as APCC Secretaries, Dil Raju, Sunil Narang, and SVV Subramanyam were chosen as the new Vice Presidents. While D Vishnumurthy was named as the President of Distributors' Council, VC Harinath was elected as the new President of Exhibitor Council. Natti Kumar and Mr. P.Kiran are the new chiefs of Producers' Council and Studios' Council respectively.