Sacha has worked in the broadcasting industry for more than 20 years. From 1995 to 2003, she worked at the BBC in London in several key roles, including Production Manager for the flagship science series Horizon. In 2003, she joined the ABC as Line Producer within the Natural History Unit, before moving to the role of Production Executive in the Factual team.
While at the ABC, she has worked across most of the commissioning genres, including Children’s, Factual, Indigenous, Sport, Events and Entertainment. In 2017, she was appointed Production Executive in Children’s Content, where she was responsible for working with the creative team to develop and commission drama, animation and factual content with internal teams and external producers. Recently Sacha was appointed Acting Head, Content Investment and Planning within ABC Entertainment and Specialist.
Acting Head of Content, Investment & Planning
Kids TV – if you can get it financed – is kicking goals. Bluey launched to a rapturous reception from local audiences, The Bureau of Magical Things has signed a global deal with Nickelodeon and Mustangs FC is up for an International Emmy Award. But financing Australian children’s television has never been more difficult. This panel looks at international […]