Banijay UK, part of Banijay Group, delivers award-winning multi-genre content to all of the UK’s major broadcasters, as well as the world’s leading SVOD platforms. The division boasts an impressive heritage, bringing together the industry’s best creative talent and programme makers within production companies: RDF, RDF West, Fizz, IWC, Wonder, Little Wonder, The Comedy Unit, Yellow Bird UK, Neon Ink, BlackLight and Fearless Minds. Responsible for hundreds of hours of programming each year, the subsidiary’s ratings hits include Eat Well for Less?, Location Location Location, The Secret Life of 4,5 and 6 Year Olds, Tipping Point, and The Crystal Maze. Yellow Bird UK has also just begun filming on Young Wallander for Netflix.
Each unique company within the Banijay UK division brings to the market its own identity and specialist knowledge, while benefiting from the synergy and support of a central operational team and the wider Banijay group.
Based in London and Paris, Peter is the Chief Operating Officer for Banijay Group. He was appointed to the role in November 2016 and is responsible for the Banijay Group operations in the UK, Belgium, Germany, Russia, India and the Netherlands next to his focus on building synergies and increasing development opportunities. Prior to joining Banijay Group, Peter was VP Business Management at Warner Bros International TV Production, a role he held from 2011 to 2016. Before that he was COO for R&D Media Holding and 3 Circles Media Holding. Peter also spent ten years with Endemol, where his roles included Executive Director of Operations for Latin America and later for the entire Endemol Group, and most recently as Managing Director Entertainment for Endemol Nederland B.V.