Senior Management Team

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Adrian Wootton OBE

Chief Executive

Adrian is responsible for the overall management and strategy of Film London and represents the organisation on a national and international level. Read more

Daniela Kirchner

Chief Operating Officer

Daniela develops and implements Film London's corporate strategy, managing the annual planning process and leading on the delivery of plans to funders and partners. She is also the lead officer in respect of agency finance, human resources and information services.

Lauren Preteceille

Head of Communications & Public Affairs

Lauren is responsible for overseeing Film London's communications, public affairs and stakeholder engagement strategies, alongside partnerships and events.

Helena Mackenzie

Head of Inward Investment & Business Development

Helena manages all matters pertaining to inward investment and business development, playing a key part in securing productions for London's screen industries and promoting Film London in the international marketplace.

Jordan McGarry

Head of Talent Development & Production

Jordan is responsible for Film London's production and talent development strategy including the agency's shorts and feature length productions schemes, as well its range of training initiatives.

Maggie Ellis

Head of Artists' Moving Image

Maggie heads up the artists' moving image team, and is responsible for overseeing the commissioning of artists' moving image work and talent development. She also explores opportunities to support creative talent in the animation sector.

Paul Bowman

Head of Film Culture

Paul manages the implementation of Film London's activity developing, supporting and celebrating film cultural exhibition and education in the capital. He manages Film Hub London, develops strategies to maximise available resources and access project funding to increase benefits and deliver meaningful projects across the capital.

Michael French

Head of Games London

Michael runs Games London and is responsible for a programme of activity that covers the annual London Games Festival, of which he is also festival director, inbound and outbound trade missions, a training programme and year-round work connecting games studios with investors.