Sam Barcroft, Founder Barcroft Media

Sam Barcroft formed Barcroft Media in 2003 to provide editorial content to the international print media. Over the past decade the business has operated at the leading edge of the transition from analogue to digital media, now employing over fifty staff in bureaux in London, New York and New Delhi.

The business aims to become the leading global provider of factual content by creating, licensing, distributing and publishing news depicting ‘the amazing side of life’ across its constituent core businesses, one of which is Barcroft Productions. Barcroft  Productions creates original linear and digital TV programming for brands and a broad range of UK and international networks including ‘The Other America’ (MTV), ‘Body Bizarre’ (TLC), ‘Inside The KKK’ (Channel 4) and ‘Bear Grylls: Man vs. Everest’ (Discovery).

Harriet Palmer