British Screen Advisory Council


Honorary President 

Michael Deeley


Adam Singer

Consultant, Cordelia Consultancy

Honorary Deputy Chairman

Michael Flint


Deputy Chairmen

Ajay Chowdhury


Mark Devereux

Senior Partner, Olswang 

Stephen Garrett

Independent TV and Film Producer

Marc Samuelson

Producer, Samuelson Productions


Jeff Allen

Managing Director, Panavision Europe

Julian Ashworth

Director, Group Industry Policy, BT

Owen Atkinson Chief Executive, Authors' Collecting and Licensing Society

Robin Baker OBE

Director and Chief Executive, Ravensbourne

Mark Batey

Chief Executive, Film Distributors' Association Ltd

Josh Berger CBE

President & Managing Director, Warner Bros. Entertainment UK, Ireland & Spain

Nick Betts

Controller of Business, Drama, Films and Acquisitions, BBC Television

Magnus Brooke

Director of Policy and Regulatory Affairs, ITV 

William Bush

Director of Policy, Premier League

Dinah Caine CBE

Chief Executive, Creative Skillset

Phil Clapp

Chief Executive, Cinema Exhibitors' Association

Steve Clark-Hall Producer, Skyline Films

Michael Comish

Chief Executive Officer, Blinkbox

Bernie Corbett General Secretary, Writers' Guild of Great Britain

Luke Crawley

Assistant General Secretary, BECTU

Jonathan Davis 


Ivan Dunleavy

Chief Executive, Pinewood Shepperton

Carlo Dusi Head of Business and Commercial Affairs, Scott Free Films

David Elstein


Lady Falkender 

Life Peer and Company Director

David Fares Senior Vice President, Government Relations, 21st Century Fox
Sarah Faulder CEO, Publishers Licensing Society

Ray Gallagher


Sara Geater Independent

Jon Gisby

EVP Business Development, Magine

Naomi Gummer Policy Manager, Google UK

Andrew Hall

Chief Counsel, NBC Universal International

James Heath

Director of Policy, BBC

John Howkins

Director, ITR & Co

David Johnson CEO, Compact Media Group

Tim Johnson

Partner, Fieldfisher

Sophie Jones

Head of Corporate Relations, Channel 4

Mike Kelt

CEO & SFX Supervisor, Artem Special Effects

Philip Knatchbull

Chief Executive Officer, Curzon Artifical Eye

Jane Lighting

Non-Executive Director, Trinity Mirror

Cameron McCracken

Managing Director, Pathé UK

John McVay

Chief Executive, PACT

Kip Meek


Christine Mitchell Head of Video Content, Vodafone Group

Roger Morris

Managing Director, Elstree Studios

Amanda Nevill

Chief Executive Officer, British Film Institute

John Newbigin OBE

Chair, Creative England

Rebecca O'Brien

Producer, Sixteen Films

Jonathan Olsberg

Chairman, Olsberg-SPI

Will Page

Director of Economics, Spotify

Julia Palau

Producer, Tusk Productions

Simon Perry CBE

President, Ateliers du Cinéma Européen (ACE)

Lyndsey Posner Managing Director, Independent Talent Group

Matthew Postgate

Chief Technology Officer, BBC

Nik Powell

Director, National Film & Television School

Stuart Saw

Director, EMEA, Twitch

Mark Selby

Visiting Professor, University of Surrey

Daniel Singer CEO, Mavens of London

Martin Stott

Head of Corporate & Regulatory Affair, Channel 5

Tim Suter

Communications Chambers

Sarah Tierney

Founder and CEO, We Are Colony

Evan Todd


Nick Toon

VP UK Public Policy, Time Warner

Aki Tsuchiya Managing Director, Streamhub

Jo Twist


Keith Underwood

Director of Strategy & Technology, Channel 4

Natalie Usher Director of Film and Media, Creative Scotland

David Wheeldon

Director of Public Affairs, Sky

Adrian Wootton

CEO, Film London and British Film Commission

Jane Wright



Permanent Observers


David Mahoney

Director, Policy Development: Strategy, International,
Technology and Economists (SITE), Ofcom

John Whittingdale OBE MP

Chair, Culture, Media & Sport Select Committee