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Charles Finch

Pink Sands

London, UK

Co-Owner

Pink Sands

Charles Finch

Biography

Charles Finch is a creative marketing and brand entrepreneur; a “Brand Alchemist” who has worked his magic on a wide range of high-octane profiles, including Dior, Mulberry, Jaeger LeCoultre and the Tribeca Film Festival. Boasting his own impressive entertainment CV - he has written, directed, produced and acted in a score of movies and was Head of International Operations at the William Morris Agency - Charles uses his extensive media background as the basis for the marketing and development of brands from Finch & Partners offices in London, New York, Paris and Hong Kong. His range of interests in a variety of silos can be broken down into three distinct categories: Branding, Brand Development and Investment, and Movies.

Over the years, the pre-BAFTA, Oscar and Cannes Film Festival dinners he hosts have become the stuff of legend, seamlessly blending his personal interests with his business output. A serial entrepreneur, he also runs his own leisure and swimwear brand, Chuc’s Dive & Mountain shop. Inspired by the immaculate elegance of his legendary climbing grandfather, George Ingle-Finch and his actor father Peter Finch, this high-end brand has outlets in Mayfair and Notting Hill Gate and recently added a chic Bar & Grill to its flagship Dover Street store. Charles’ irrepressible charm, combined with an innate skill for combining a boutique marketing approach with strategic brand development on a global scale, truly sets his content creation apart from the rest.

Charles Finch’s Newsfeed

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Inside The Cannes Filmmakers Dinner Hosted By Edward Enninful, Michael Kors And Charles Finch

Edward Enninful, Michael Kors and Charles Finch hosted a glamorous dinner party to celebrate filmmaker Lynne Ramsay who received the Annual Filmmaker Award. The annual Filmmakers Dinner by Finch & Partners, now in its tenth year, was set against the stunning backdrop of Hôtel du Cap-Eden-Roc, with the Gipsy Kings entertaining guests with a surprise performance.

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Charles Finch Hosts Pre-BAFTA Dinner at 5 Hertford Street

“This is quite the do,” said David Furnish, neatly summing up the goings-on at the 20th anniversary of Charles Finch’s annual pre-BAFTAdinner, cohosted by Chanel. For this edition, Finch took over the entire labyrinthine sprawl of private members club 5 Hertford Street...

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Charles Finch’s Background

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Pink Sands
Co-Owner
2014 - Present
London, UK
Charles, in partnership with Sony, owns the Pink Sands production company, which works across both television and film. Forthcoming projects include a Showtime production on the life of Whitney Houston and Christopher Hampton adaptation of Edith Wharton's "Custom of the Country" project with Scarlett Johansson. He is also exec-producing Cecil Beaton directed by Lisa Vreeland.
Founder
Aug 2014 - Present
London, UK
In 2011 Charles founded the brand Chucs, which includes both Chucs Bar and Grill and Chucs Dive and Mountain Shop in Mayfair.
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Other Business Interests

International Businessman & Brand Innovator
Charles Finch, Founder and CEO of Finch + Partners, is a leading shareholder and Global Chairman of Dean & Deluca. He is a shareholder and board member of both Assouline & the hugely successful world cinema streaming service MUBI.com and Founder of Finch Publishing Group which holds interests in a number of magazines & publishes Finch’s Quarterly and The Power of Film in 2017.
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Battle for Haditha
Executive Producer
Hollywood, US
Produced in 2007, the Battle of Haditha is a film directed by British director Nick Broomfield. Using a documentary style to dramatise real events, the film is based on the Haditha killings in Iraq.
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Current Non-Executive Positions

Chairman
Jul 2015 - Present
New York, US
This July Charles and his business partner Sorapoj Techaskraisri joined the board of Dean and DeLuca, a chain of upscale grocery stores established in New York City. They plan to build the brand on a global scale, with extensive and accelerated expansion planned over the next three years.
Board Member
New York, US
MUBI is a subscription video on demand service that took film curation to the next level by offering just 30 handpicked gems online. Every day one is added to the list, and one drops off the bottom. The quality of the choices means its members can watch a masterpiece or take a confident chance on a film they may not have heard of.
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Charles Finch’s Education

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