Jacqui Hayden, Development Director Matchlight

In her previous role as Head of Development for IWC Media (part of the Zodiak group), Jacqui developed an incredibly diverse range of series including Mountain, Lost Kingdoms of Africa, Britain’s Last Wilderness, Stephen Fry: The Secret Life of the Manic Depressive and Robbie Coltrane’s B-Road Britain for ITV.  Series achievements for Channel 4 include Richard Dawkins: The Genius of Darwin and Stephen Hawking: Master of the Universe. Jacqui developed Extreme Fishing with Robson Green for Channel 5 and Detonators for Discovery. Single films include Beauty Queens and Bloodshed, Mississippi Burning, Key Witness: Joanne Lees and A Mother’s Journey.

Harriet Palmer