Alistair has over 20 years’ experience working in the media & entertainment industry. Having started his career as a lawyer at Universal Pictures he then worked as an entertainment lawyer for over a decade acting for UK, U.S and Jamaican recording artists, TV celebrities, publishers, and songwriters. Alistair was also a legal contributor on BBC Radio London and ITN News.
After working inhouse as EMEA Senior Counsel for various Plc’s including Procter and Gamble, Alistair returned to media to work as a Senior Counsel at Insight TV in the Netherlands. He worked across Amazon Studios’ Road to Gymkhana and various other internationally distributed titles. In recent years he was a part of the BBC as a Senior Lawyer and member of the Business Development Group, where he was involved in strategic planning and business affairs across BBC iPlayer content. He then transferred to BBC Studios where he worked across several high-end commissions including the BBC’s Frozen Planet, Prehistoric Planet and the award-winning Blue Planet series.