Sara Geater

Chief Operating Officer

Geater’s career to date has spanned TV, film and digital from both the business and creative perspectives. In 2014 she was elected chair of PACT council having stepped down from her role as CEO, Fremantle Media UK after seven years with the company. Prior to this, Geater held the post of Head of Commercial Affairs at Channel 4 following a four- year stint as Director of Rights & Business Affairs at the BBC where she negotiated the first Codes of Practice between the BBC and the independent sector.

Geater has also served as Head of Film & TV at Avalon, Head of Production at Miramax Films and Channel 4 Drama Co-Production Executive. While Geater’s extensive television career began at LWT as a production accountant, she is also a barrister and a Fellow of the RSA.

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