Meet The Team
Meet The Team
  • Management Team
    • Helen Wright
      Chief Operating Officer
    • Zoe Brown
      Chief Commercial Officer
    • Lucy Bedford
      Head of Drama
    • David Simpson
      Head of Comedy
    • Stephanie Newman
      Executive Assistant
    • Jack Herincx
      Company Runner
  • Comedy
    • David Simpson
      Head of Comedy
    • Saima Ferdows
      Development Producer
    • Trudy Coleman
      Head of Production
    • Sherree Black
      Production Executive
    • Georgina Brett
      Production Coordinator
    • Laura Rigg
      Production Coordinator
    • Emma Tremewan
      Production Secretary
  • Drama
    • Lucy Bedford
      Head of Drama
    • Muirinn Lane Kelly
      Executive Producer
    • David Segal Hamilton
      Head of Development
    • Jamie Hewitt
      Acting Head of Development
    • Jon Rowe
      Development Producer
    • Zak Abby
      Development Editor
    • Kate Lianos
      Executive Assistant & Development Coordinator
    • Sara Hamill
      Director of Production
    • Kyla Brennan
      Production Executive
    • Lee Underwood
      Production Manager
    • Josephine Feely
      Production Secretary
  • Finance
    • Kevin Khan
      Head of Finance
    • Mark Rutty
      Production Finance Manager
    • Jo Burton
      Production Accountant
    • Joe Gowlett
      Junior Production Accountant
    • Ffion Newcombe
      Production Accounts Assistant
    • Rachel Brodie
      Financial Accountant
    • Richard Powney
      Royalty Accountant
    • William Hazlehurst
      Accounts Assistant
  • Human Resources
    • Hayley Payne
      Head of HR

Helen Wright

Chief Operating Officer

Helen joined Tiger Aspect in November 2007 as the Chief Group Accountant and was promoted to Head of Finance in January 2012 where she is responsible for Tiger’s financial affairs. In February 2015 she became Chief Operating Officer for the Company.

Helen studied for her degree at Hull University and went on to qualify as a chartered accountant with Touche Ross in 1993.  Post qualification she joined one of her clients, Planet 24, and then moved on to work for Chris Evans’ production company, Ginger Television, as the Financial Controller.  SMG plc purchased Ginger Television in 2000 and Helen was made Financial Controller for Television Productions until joining UMTV as the Finance Director in August 2002.  Helen left UMTV to work at Olga TV as the Financial Controller from 2006-07.

 

Zoe Brown

Chief Commercial Officer

Lucy Bedford

Head of Drama

Zoe Brown

Chief Commercial Officer

David Simpson

Head of Comedy

David Simpson

Head of Comedy

Saima Ferdows

Development Producer

Trudy Coleman

Head of Production

Sherree Black

Production Executive

Stephanie Newman

Executive Assistant

Jack Herincx

Company Runner

Dominic Spong

Rights Manager

Hayley Payne

Head of HR

Nathan Burrows

Paralegal

Kevin Khan

Head of Finance

Mark Rutty

Production Finance Manager

Jo Burton

Production Accountant

Joe Gowlett

Junior Production Accountant

Ffion Newcombe

Production Accounts Assistant

Rachel Brodie

Financial Accountant

Richard Powney

Royalty Accountant

William Hazlehurst

Accounts Assistant

Lucy Bedford

Head of Drama

Muirinn Lane Kelly

Executive Producer

David Segal Hamilton

Head of Development

Jamie Hewitt

Acting Head of Development

Jon Rowe

Development Producer

Zak Abby

Development Editor

Kate Lianos

Executive Assistant & Development Coordinator

Sara Hamill

Director of Production

Kyla Brennan

Production Executive

Lee Underwood

Production Manager

Josephine Feely

Production Secretary

Georgina Brett

Production Coordinator

Laura Rigg

Production Coordinator

Emma Tremewan

Production Secretary

Emma Tremewan

Comedy and Entertainment Department Production Assistant

Tom Beattie

Head of Kids and Family

Tom is Head of Kids and Family for Tiger Aspect Productions and currently series producer of the second series of the animated Mr Bean.

Tom started his career in advertising as a creative before moving into live action film production. After managing commercial and pop promo productions for various bands and brands from U2 to Pot Noodle, Tom transferred his skills to animation and children’s TV production. Tom joined Tiger Aspect in 2001 and has been involved in all of Tiger Aspect’s children’s programming output, working across every aspect of production from development to delivery and beyond. Credits include: Bosom Pals, Mr Bean: The Animated Series, Charlie and Lola and Tinga Tinga Tales

 

 

Eleni O'Keeffe

Production Executive

Adara Todd

Production Coordinator