Emmanuelle Bouilhaguet, a TV business veteran who ran Lagardere Studios Distribution for a decade, has joined The Oligarchs Group (TOG), the banner behind Eric Rochant’s spy hit sequence “The Bureau,” as managing director.
The Paris-based firm was based in 2008 by French-American producer Alex Berger and Rochant, the French show runner and director. The outfit’s best-known credit is “The Bureau,” the Canal Plus authentic sequence which has been a business and important hit at house and overseas, touring in additional than 110 territories all over the world. A U.S. remake is at the moment being developed at Paramount.
In a newly-created position at TOG, Bouilhaguet shall be in command of driving and increasing the technique and enterprise alternatives of the corporate and its subsidiaries.
The seasoned government can even oversee manufacturing, licensing, advertising and distribution of all contents and types.
“For our subsequent chapter of progress, the workforce and I could not be extra happy to welcome Emmanuelle onboard. Her expertise and management is a good match at an ideal time for our firms,” stated Berger.
Berger stated Bouilhaguet “will full TOP’s experience as a TV manufacturing firm that creates premium and common content material from a various array of proficient storytellers.”
Bouilhaguet’s profession within the media business kicked off in 1998 when she joined Marathon International as gross sales supervisor. She was then named managing director of Marathon International in 2005, the identical yr she started heading their documentary co-productions. Three years later, she grew to become director of Zodiac Rights’ Paris workplace, and labored on common titles reminiscent of “Totally Spies,” “Millenium” or “Sous le Soleil.” She joined Lagardere Studios Distribution in 2011 as managing director and bought “Sonic Boom,” “Transporteur – the show” and “Beau Séjour,” amongst different worldwide gross sales hits.
Along together with her skilled duties, Bouilhaguet can be president of the French Independent Audiovisual
Distributors Union (SEDPA) since September 2017, and sits on the manager board of TV France International, the org
devoted to the promotion of French audiovisual content material.