Our Team


Senior Vice President, Studio Operations

Emily started out as a researcher on a number of prestigious documentary programmes. She then worked for 15 years as a freelance Production Manager on feature films and high end TV drama before becoming CEO of the Production Guild of Great Britain. Having joined Warner Bros. Studios Leavesden in 2012, she is now responsible for Business Development, Marketing and Operations for Warner Bros. Studios Leavesden, Warner Bros. Leavesden Park and Warner Bros. Set Lighting & Rigging.


Senior Vice President, Business Affairs and International Development

David is responsible for overseeing all of Warner Bros. Studios Leavesden’s legal and commercial activities. Before joining Warner Bros. Studios Leavesden, David was General Counsel and Senior Vice President, Legal & Business Affairs for Warner Bros. International Cinemas, a business that pioneered the development of multiplex cinemas outside the US and operated over 190 branded multiplex cinemas across Europe and Asia. David is now celebrating his 20th anniversary at Warner Bros.


Vice President, Set Lighting & Rigging

As Vice President of Set Lighting & Rigging, Hugh provides leadership and direction for day-to-day operations for our Set Lighting and Rigging teams. Hugh joined from Panavision where he spent over 30 years as Director of the UK and EMEA teams. Throughout his career, Hugh has received awards from the British Society of Cinematographers, the Guild of British Camera Technicians, and the Production Guild of Great Britain.


Director, Facilities and Projects

Oliver began his career as a theatre Stage Manager and worked in both events management and facilities management before taking the role of Assistant Studio Manager at then Leavesden Studios. Oliver was part of the development team who oversaw the creation of Warner Bros. Studios Leavesden, and was appointed to his current role in 2014. Oliver is now responsible for the full remit of maintenance, development and sustainability for the studio site.


Director, Studio Operations

Martin began his career in the hospitality industry, working for a number of prestigious brands in London before joining Warner Bros Studio Tour London in 2013 as Head of Events and Catering, establishing the events division for the Harry Potter franchise at Leavesden. After 8 years, Martin moved to Warner Bros. Studios Leavesden as Director of Studio Operations where he is responsible for studio operational management and production relations on site.