Events » Breakfast Briefing with Cathy Payne
BREAKFAST BRIEFING WITH CATHY PAYNE, CHIEF EXECUTIVE OF ENDEMOL SHINE INTERNATIONAL
Screen Producers Australia
Endemol Shine International
Matthew Deaner is our Executive Director. Matthew sits across all aspects of Screen Producers Australia's advocacy work, industrial negotiations, events and operational issues. He also works closely with our Council to set the strategic direction of the organisation as well as identify and execute new business development opportunities.
Cathy has held the position of Chief Executive of Endemol Shine International since March 2015. Prior to the merger of Endemol Group and Shine Group, Cathy was the Chief Executive of Endemol Worldwide Distribution since June 2009.
Formerly Cathy was Chief Executive of Southern Star International for nine years and grew the division to become one of the largest distributors of English language programming outside of the Hollywood Studios.
Cathy worked with Southern Star for over 20 years, having sold television programming in all major international markets and in the process has established an invaluable network of global contacts within the industry.
Cathy is responsible for the overall management of the Endemol Shine International business which operates from London, Paris, Los Angeles, Miami, Sao Paulo, Sydney, Moscow, Mumbai and Singapore.
Cathy holds a Masters of Management – University of Technology Sydney.