Carlotta Rossi Spencer
Head of Format Acquisitions
Carlotta Rossi Spencer serves as Head of Format Acquisitions for Banijay Group, the world’s largest independent content producer and distributor responsible for leading Unscripted brands: Temptation Island, Survivor, Wife Swap, The Secret Life of Four-Year Olds, The Legacy and Fort Boyard. Working across the Group’s 16-territory footprint, Carlotta is charged with acquiring Unscripted formats with cross-country appeal for the company’s 70+ entities. Overseeing the process from industry analysis to negotiation and completion, she has established strong relationships worldwide, making Banijay a top destination and go-to for content developers, distributors and brand managers alike. Additionally, she is tasked with seeking out external co-development and co-production opportunities. In leading operations in Unscripted acquisitions, Carlotta also provides high-level consultancy to the Group’s production labels in the local roll-out of all formats acquired. Prior to Banijay Group, Carlotta held several roles in research and development, having begun her career in journalism and communications.