Banijay Rights is the international distribution division of Banijay Group, a leading creator and producer of TV content worldwide. Banijay Rights represents quality, excellence and experience in the business of television and ancillary sales across all platforms. It is one of the world’s biggest independent distributors, with a catalogue of more than 20,000 hours of globally best-selling content across all genres including drama, formats, factual, entertainment and theatrical. 50% of the catalogue is third party programming from independent producers and networks throughout the world.
Tim Mutimer is Head of Distribution for Banijay Group and also serves as CEO for Banijay Rights, the international distribution arm of Banijay Group. He is responsible for the teams in London, Paris and Copenhagen that handle sales and acquisitions for programming across all genres. Tim joined the former Zodiak Rights in 2013 from BBC Worldwide where he led and developed sales strategies for key global brands such as Top Gear and Sherlock. Prior to his tenure at the BBC, he was Director of Sales at ITV Global Entertainment, leading global content sales and international format launches for diverse programme hits such as Poirot, Prime Suspect and Come Dine With Me.