An experienced senior executive, focused on the entertainment and media industry, with experience in print publishing, content creation, brand management, theme park development, animation production, licensing and merchandising. In-depth experience developing products and merchandise for a high-profile, globally recognized brand. Praised for seeking out and establishing successful partnerships and bolstering revenue. Skilled at vetting and devising strategies that account for cultural differences A strong entrepreneurial background with a proven track record in the development of the global intellectual property THE 99, which has been recognized with major awards and recognition, including accolades from Forbes for being "One of the Top 20 Trends Sweeping the Globe". Able to effectively understand, liaise, negotiate and deal with all cultures and mindsets. A clear understanding of different cultures, with comfort working in foreign environments after having worked in many countries.