Adrian has over 28 years’ experience in advising investors, raising capital and structuring media investment funds and has …
Adrian has over 28 years’ experience in advising investors, raising capital and structuring media investment funds and has an extensive understanding of EIS, SEIS and Venture Capital Trust tax products. Adrian structured the EIS fundraise for the CHF pre-school show Pip Ahoy! which is airing on Channel 5’s Milkshake pre-school slot, raising over £5.5 million for the production.
He also created the CHF Media Fund which provides tax efficient funding for the development and production of CHF’s new suite of shows.
Jenny brings extensive experience in Intellectual Property rights management, brand development, marketing and licensing and broadcast sales from …
Jenny brings extensive experience in Intellectual Property rights management, brand development, marketing and licensing and broadcast sales from companies including 4Kids, Fox Kids, Content Film, EON Productions, ContentFilm, DHX Media and HBO.
She has worked on the development and launch of numerous well known children’s properties including Saban’s ‘Power Rangers’, Nintendo’s ‘Super Mario’, World Wrestling Federation, Ragdolls ‘Tots TV’, Cbeebies ‘Grandpa in my Pocket’, Millimage’s ‘Mouk’ and Futurikon’s ‘Minuscule – the private lives of insects’ and joined CHF to help execute our commercial strategy.
With her proven track record of delivering international broadcast sales and brand extension programmes across multiple categories including apparel, toys, publishing, DVD, housewares, food and drink, mobile content, gaming, publishing and social media Jenny will lead this huge opportunity for Pip Ahoy! and our subsequent properties.
Chris has been in the animation industry for over 35 years and has extensive experience in all genres …
Chris has been in the animation industry for over 35 years and has extensive experience in all genres from 2D traditional animation, stop frame and high end CG.
Chris started in the animation industry in 1980 working at Halas and Batchelor under the tutelage of Animal Farm’s Harold Whittaker. As the fledgling S4C set up in Cardiff, Chris joined Siriol animation to animate SuperTed. A further 12 years in Cardiff brought the opportunity to work on many other award winning series, specials and features. Chris partnered with Dave Edwards to set up a studio to make The Little Engine That Could and The Legend of Lochnaghar with Prince Charles. Moving back to the north of England in 1995 Chris continued working with another Cardiff studio Cartwn Cymru and was a Lead animator on the Emmy Award winning Moses and The Miracle Maker feature film. At this time Chris started working with Cosgrove Hall on a diverse range of award winning shows, both in 2D and stop frame including Peter and the Wolf, Disc World, Foxbusters, Little Robots and Bill and Ben.
In 2003 Chris directed 26 half hour shows for the BBC, BB3B produced by Tweenies creators Tell-Tale. In 2005 Chris joined RealtimeUk a high end CGI studio specialising in Games trailers as Creative Director. Chris worked on many AAA rated game tiles from Motorstorm to Disneyland adventures. A desire to move back into Children’s TV brought Chris Back to CHF in 2014 as animation director on Pip Ahoy. Chris is now Head of Studio and Directing Pip’s third series.
Helen started her career in 1997 with Cosgrove Hall in the Post Production team, progressing through such significant …
Helen started her career in 1997 with Cosgrove Hall in the Post Production team, progressing through such significant organisations as Hot Animation, Hit Entertainment, Chapman Entertainment and Boulder Media.
Helen is an experienced Producer, she has a management style that delivers to the commercial requirements while engaging effectively with the studio and her animation and production teams.
Helen has worked on animations including; Randy Cunningham for Disney XD, Pingu, as a production manager. During her career as a Producer she has worked on popular shows Bob the Builder, Raa Raa, The Noisy Lion, Pingu, Roary the Racing Car, and Fifi and The Flower Tots.