Indielab is brought together by a team of industry leaders and advisers from across the TV and media sector. 

Indielab is delivered by the industry for the industry. Speakers from indies, broadcasters, platforms, distributors, financiers come together to deliver high-level masterclasses and training in the critical areas you need to fast track your business.

Some of our speakers from across our programmes include:

 
 

Our Team, Advisors, and Speakers from across our programmes 


 
Victoria Powell, Founder Indielab

Victoria Powell, Founder Indielab

Dave Harries, Indielab Consultant

Dave Harries, Indielab Consultant

Matt Garside, Director of Independent Production BBC Worldwide

Matt Garside, Director of Independent Production BBC Worldwide

Jeff Norton, Founder Awesome Media Entertainment

Jeff Norton, Founder Awesome Media Entertainment

Magnus Temple, Chief Executive The Garden Productions

Magnus Temple, Chief Executive The Garden Productions

Jess Fowle, True North

Jess Fowle, True North

Liz Warner, Founder Betty

Liz Warner, Founder Betty

Sarah Lazarides, Partner Harbottle Lewis

Sarah Lazarides, Partner Harbottle Lewis

Gary Reich, Founder Brown Eyed Boy

Gary Reich, Founder Brown Eyed Boy

Laura Franses, Head of Growth Fund Channel 4

Laura Franses, Head of Growth Fund Channel 4

Dimitri Doganis, Founder RAW

Dimitri Doganis, Founder RAW

Jane Featherstone, Sister pictures

Jane Featherstone, Sister pictures

Karen Smith, MD Tuesday’s Child

Karen Smith, MD Tuesday’s Child

Paul Cohen, Group Commercial Director Hat Trick

Paul Cohen, Group Commercial Director Hat Trick

Elise Wolfe, Sales Manager

Elise Wolfe, Sales Manager

Hasham Khan, Associate Director ACF

Hasham Khan, Associate Director ACF

Richard Johnston, Chief Executive Officer, Endemol Shine UK

Richard Johnston, Chief Executive Officer, Endemol Shine UK

Andrew Sheldon, Creative Director and Founder, True North

Andrew Sheldon, Creative Director and Founder, True North

Gregor Sharp, Commissioning Editor, Comedy, BBC

Gregor Sharp, Commissioning Editor, Comedy, BBC

Alison McCarthy, Founder and MD, New Bohemians

Alison McCarthy, Founder and MD, New Bohemians

Morgan Holt, Indielab Trainer

Morgan Holt, Indielab Trainer

Stepahne Oury, Indielab Advisor

Stepahne Oury, Indielab Advisor

Heather Jones, GM UK and Senior VP Content and Creative A+E Networks UK

Heather Jones, GM UK and Senior VP Content and Creative A+E Networks UK

Iain Pelling, Managing Director Arrow International Media

Iain Pelling, Managing Director Arrow International Media

Norma Wisnevitz, Senior Portfolio Manager Growth Fund Channel 4

Norma Wisnevitz, Senior Portfolio Manager Growth Fund Channel 4

Tom Edwards, Commissioning Editor BBC

Tom Edwards, Commissioning Editor BBC

Alex Graham, CEO Two Cities Television Ltd

Alex Graham, CEO Two Cities Television Ltd

Emily Elisha, Head of Factual Banijay Rights

Emily Elisha, Head of Factual Banijay Rights

Rory Wheeler, Managing Director Popkorn TV

Rory Wheeler, Managing Director Popkorn TV

Jonathan Norma, Partner Stella EOC

Jonathan Norma, Partner Stella EOC

Clare Thompson, Non-Exec Director K7 Media

Clare Thompson, Non-Exec Director K7 Media

Diederick Santer, CEO Kudos

Diederick Santer, CEO Kudos

Simon Huntley, Chief Operating Officer KEO

Simon Huntley, Chief Operating Officer KEO

Malcom Gardner, Brayford Media Limited

Malcom Gardner, Brayford Media Limited

Beatriz Campos, VP Sales

Beatriz Campos, VP Sales

Rod Beer, Strategic Relations Director UK Business Angels Association

Rod Beer, Strategic Relations Director UK Business Angels Association

Jane Kelly, Co-Founder and CEO, Big Mountain Productions

Jane Kelly, Co-Founder and CEO, Big Mountain Productions

Helen Tonge, Managing Director, Executive Producer and Co-Founder, Title Role Productions

Helen Tonge, Managing Director, Executive Producer and Co-Founder, Title Role Productions

Chloe Tucker, Commissioning Executive, Drama, Channel 4

Chloe Tucker, Commissioning Executive, Drama, Channel 4

Ross McCarthy, CEO, Gobstopper Television

Ross McCarthy, CEO, Gobstopper Television

Linda Green, Founding Director, Leading Creative Talent

Linda Green, Founding Director, Leading Creative Talent

Kenton Allen, CEO Big Talk Productions

Kenton Allen, CEO Big Talk Productions

Jonathon Kemp

Jonathon Kemp

Anthony Pins, Partner Nyman Libson Paul

Anthony Pins, Partner Nyman Libson Paul

Patrick Younge, MD Sugar Films

Patrick Younge, MD Sugar Films

Sanjay Singhal, Chief Executive Voltage TV Productions

Sanjay Singhal, Chief Executive Voltage TV Productions

Colin Howes, Partner Harbottle and Lewis

Colin Howes, Partner Harbottle and Lewis

Sam Barcroft, Founder Barcroft Media

Sam Barcroft, Founder Barcroft Media

Tanja Meier Sieden, Head of Corporate and Portfolio Strategy

Tanja Meier Sieden, Head of Corporate and Portfolio Strategy

Richard Parsons, Chief Operating Officer, International Production, Sony Pictures Television

Richard Parsons, Chief Operating Officer, International Production, Sony Pictures Television

Ulla Streib, Chief Operating Officer, Talesmith

Ulla Streib, Chief Operating Officer, Talesmith

David Flynn, Founder Youngest Media

David Flynn, Founder Youngest Media

Jeremy Mills, Chairman Woodcut Media

Jeremy Mills, Chairman Woodcut Media

Marc Lorber, International Content Productions Lionsgate

Marc Lorber, International Content Productions Lionsgate

Katie Cundall, VP Factual Acquisitions

Katie Cundall, VP Factual Acquisitions

David Swetman, Acquisitions Executive

David Swetman, Acquisitions Executive

Camilla Lewis, Joint CEO, Curve Media

Camilla Lewis, Joint CEO, Curve Media

Nick Catliff, Managing Director, Lion Television

Nick Catliff, Managing Director, Lion Television

Steven Brown, Group Director of Corporate Development, All3Media

Steven Brown, Group Director of Corporate Development, All3Media

Caroline Murphy, Head of the Indie Growth Fund, Channel 4

Caroline Murphy, Head of the Indie Growth Fund, Channel 4

And many more…

Andrea Olsson, Founder, Ypperlig

Andrea Olsson, Founder, Ypperlig

Lindsay Badbury, Commissioning Editor Daytime and Early Peak BBC

Lindsay Badbury, Commissioning Editor Daytime and Early Peak BBC

Debbie Manners Consultant Ingenious Media

Debbie Manners Consultant Ingenious Media

Paul Sandler, COO Cat’s On The Roof Media

Paul Sandler, COO Cat’s On The Roof Media

John McVay, CEO Pact

John McVay, CEO Pact

Katie Kelly, Lead Media Banker, Central London SME, Barclays

Katie Kelly, Lead Media Banker, Central London SME, Barclays

Simon Vyvyan, CEO The Television Affairs Consultancy

Simon Vyvyan, CEO The Television Affairs Consultancy

Lee Mason, Executive Channel 4

Lee Mason, Executive Channel 4

Steve November, Creative Director UK Television Lionsgate

Steve November, Creative Director UK Television Lionsgate

Kate Barekati, Partner Ecovis Wingraves Yeats

Kate Barekati, Partner Ecovis Wingraves Yeats

Simon Chinn, Producer

Simon Chinn, Producer

Hilary Strong, The Anthology Group

Hilary Strong, The Anthology Group

Grace Willson, Financial Director Leftbank Pictures

Grace Willson, Financial Director Leftbank Pictures

Rosemary Klein, Director The Television Affairs Consultancy

Rosemary Klein, Director The Television Affairs Consultancy

Graham Smith, Finance Adviser Ingenious Corporate Finance

Graham Smith, Finance Adviser Ingenious Corporate Finance

Michael Brader, Partner Wiggin LLP

Michael Brader, Partner Wiggin LLP

David Notman-Watt, Founder/Managing Director, back2back productions

David Notman-Watt, Founder/Managing Director, back2back productions

Bill Hobbins, Commissioning Editor, Entertainment and Arts, Sky

Bill Hobbins, Commissioning Editor, Entertainment and Arts, Sky

Kat Hardy-King, Associate, Harbottle & Lewis

Kat Hardy-King, Associate, Harbottle & Lewis

Katrien Roos, Associate, Harbottle & Lewis

Katrien Roos, Associate, Harbottle & Lewis

Matthew Poxon, Indielab Event Coordinator

Matthew Poxon, Indielab Event Coordinator

Rob Carey, Joint CEO Curve Media

Rob Carey, Joint CEO Curve Media

Nick Emmerson, CEO KOSKA

Nick Emmerson, CEO KOSKA

Ben Gale, Managing Director Little Gem

Ben Gale, Managing Director Little Gem

Ian Moffitt Senior Agent ICM Partners

Ian Moffitt Senior Agent ICM Partners

Chris Stewart, VP of Sales Acquisitions Banijay Rights

Chris Stewart, VP of Sales Acquisitions Banijay Rights

David Jenkinson, Editor in Chief & MD C21Media

David Jenkinson, Editor in Chief & MD C21Media

Satmohan Panesar, Commissioner ITV

Satmohan Panesar, Commissioner ITV

Polly Leys, Founder Hillbilly Television

Polly Leys, Founder Hillbilly Television

Lucy Willis, Commissioning Editor Factual Channel 5

Lucy Willis, Commissioning Editor Factual Channel 5

Wayne Garvie, Chief Creative Officer Sony Pictures

Wayne Garvie, Chief Creative Officer Sony Pictures

Michael Haig, Senior Tax Manager Ecovis Wingraves Yeats

Michael Haig, Senior Tax Manager Ecovis Wingraves Yeats

Shane Murphy, Managing Director Acorn Media Productions

Shane Murphy, Managing Director Acorn Media Productions

Stuart Mullin, MD Greenbird Media

Stuart Mullin, MD Greenbird Media

Ben Barrett, Joint Managing Director, Drive

Ben Barrett, Joint Managing Director, Drive

Andrew Eastel, Creative Director, Middlechild Productions

Andrew Eastel, Creative Director, Middlechild Productions

Mark Raeburn, Joint CFO / COO, Renowned Films

Mark Raeburn, Joint CFO / COO, Renowned Films

Andrew O’Connell, VP Development and Production, Discovery

Andrew O’Connell, VP Development and Production, Discovery

Lucinda Hicks, Chief Operating Officer, Endemol Shine UK

Lucinda Hicks, Chief Operating Officer, Endemol Shine UK