Derby Street Films is a unique film investment and development vehicle, currently developing over 20 film projects for leading producers with some of the industry’s top names, including; Jason Bateman (HORRIBLE BOSSES), John Moore (DIE HARD, BEHIND ENEMY LINES), Benedict Cumberbatch (THE IMITATION GAME) and Lawrence Bender. • Joined in Aug 2013 as Assistant to CEO Nicola Horlick • Travelled with and coordinated Nicola's travel schedule with monthly trips to LA and major film markets often involving over 60 meetings in 5 days. • In January 2014 promoted to Development Associate, acting as the personal reader for the Development Exec. • Tasked with carrying out appropriate Due Diligence on each project and creating Investment Proposals and coverage on all potential projects.
Glentham Capital are a fund management and production company who are raising a US$250+ million film production fund to fully finance independent films (extending Senior Debt, Gap/Mezz, Bridge and Equity). • Assist the CEO and Chairman with all issues relating to Business Affairs, Investor Relations and script analysis. • Designed and created the fund’s investment decks and multi-slate presentations.
• Successfully set up and ran ‘creative and content’ on the luxury men’s online and bi-monthly print magazine, The Gentleman's Journal. • As Creative Director, responsible for the overall look across all platforms. • Responsible for managing company staff as well as liaising between large teams of key contributors across image, advertising, copy and design to execute and deliver a professional publication on time and in budget. • As a company director I was also responsible for the continual growth of the company and maximising opportunity’s to expand the business, including setting up the e-commerce site, YouTube channel and Instagram page (now with +69k followers) as ancillary revenue streams.
Worked as Executive Assistant to MD’s Shaun Redick and Raymond Mansfield in their LA office during the screening and sales of ‘IN THE BLOOD’. Involving co-ordinating key sales screenings at Cannes Film Festival.
• Researcher for Sky News Royal and Historical Commentator over the Queens Diamond Jubilee weekend. • Covering all topics of Royal History, Pageantry, Music, Military and much more.
Ran the 2013 London Marathon to raise over
Over 5 years I took 11 exams in Effective Communication, Effective Text Speaking, Solo and Duologue Acting, Performance Arts and Senior Proficiency. Achieving a standard of Grade 7 across each.
Short-listed for the