LEADERSHIP TEAM

Ralph Lee

Ralph Lee

Director of Content

Ralph is responsible for BBC Studios Productions' creative and editorial strategies in the UK. With ...

Lisa Opie

Lisa Opie

Managing Director, UK Productions

Lisa is responsible for delivering our business plan and commercial strategy and is accountable for ...

Hannah Wyatt

Hannah Wyatt

Managing Director, Factual Entertainment and Events

Hannah oversees the creative, commercial and operational strategy for the Factual Entertainment and ...

Josh Cole

Josh Cole

Head of Comedy

Josh is Head of Comedy at BBC Studios, overseeing a slate of multi-award-winning programmes includin...

Kate Oates

Kate Oates

Head of Continuing Drama

Kate began working for Carlton TV as a script editor. She went on to produce BBC Radio 4’s The Arche...

Priscilla Parish

Priscilla Parish

Head of Drama

Priscilla joined BBC Studios in 2019 from World Productions where she was Executive Producer and Hea...

Suzy Lamb

Suzy Lamb

Managing Director, Entertainment and Music

Suzy joined BBC Studios in April 2018. She is responsible for Entertainment and Music productions as...

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Tom McDonald

Managing Director, Factual

Tom oversees the Factual portfolio and is responsible for the Documentary, Science & Natural History...

Joanna Rwama

Joanna Rwama

Commercial Finance Director

Joanna oversees commercial activity across all Production Brands. Prior to this she was Head of Fina...

Lisa Hardy

Lisa Hardy

Head of HR

Lisa is responsible for the People agenda at BBC Studios Productions, leading a team of HR professio...

Helen Pendlebury

Helen Pendlebury

Director of Business Development

Helen leads our business development, focusing on new content opportunities including digital origin...

Philip Fleming

Philip Fleming

Senior Head of Communications

Phil has over 20 years’ experience in UK and global PR and media relations management honed in the a...

Roger Leatham

Roger Leatham

Director of Business Affairs

Roger runs the Legal and Business Affairs teams for production in the UK and internationally, managi...

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Melissa Clay-Peters

Senior Head of Talent

Melissa has 25 years’ experience working in both production and off-screen talent management in the ...

Vinnie Shergill

Vinnie Shergill

Head of Creative Diversity

Vinnie is a highly experienced and versatile creative who started her career in news production befo...

Fiona Hill

Fiona Hill

Head of Business

As Head of Business, Fiona sits at the heart of Productions evaluating commercial opportunities and ...

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Kevin McCormick

Director of Production Operations, Scotland

Kevin oversees our production activity and manages our key relationships in Scotland and Northern Ir...

Sally Mills

Sally Mills

Head of Operations

Sally manages the services which are core to the operation of our business, is our sustainability le...

Siân O'Callaghan

Siân O’Callaghan

Director of Production Operations, Wales

Siân leads a thriving production base at Roath Lock, managing key relationships for BBC Studios in W...