Date: Thursday 19th February 2015
Location: Tuke Common Room, Regent’s University London
The Careers & Business Relations team invites you to an exciting panel discussion on the business side of the film industry.
Our guest speakers from Xantara have worked on well-known film projects along with high profile clients. They will be sharing their experience and insights with you.
Xantara has established a global network of alliances within the film and TV industry. Together with its global team of industry consultants and strategic co-operations in the US, the South Pacific and in Europe, Xantara has the right blend of skills to access top quality projects and to provide bespoke opportunities in this alternative asset class.
The panel will be covering topics such as:
- How do independent producers finance their films?
- What does an investor want & what do we do?
- What are the risks?
- What is the reward?
There will be a Q&A session and networking at the end, as well as an opportunity to get your CV checked by a Careers Advisor – so come along with a hard copy of your CV.
Rae Parsons – Founding Partner of Xantara
Rae has been based in London with over 17 years’ experience as a structured finance and film lawyer. She previously held senior roles at Linklaters and Lehman Brothers in both London and Tokyo. Rae has extensive experience in the negotiation, execution and strategic management of complex financial and entertainment transactions.
Anja Gohde – Founding Partner of Xantara
Anja works between London and Germany with over 18 years’ specialised experience in the film industry, having had senior roles in film and TV development, production and distribution. She has over a decade’s worth of experience as Head of finance, business and legal affairs and has been a board member of one of Germany’s leading production and distribution companies.
Don’t miss the opportunity to attend – register today via CareerHub!