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Charles Finch

Pink Sands

London, UK

Co-Owner

Pink Sands

Charles Finch

Biography

Charles is Founder and CEO of Finch + Partners the strategic brand development and advisory firm with offices in London, New York and Hong Kong. Alongside developing and financing brands the company owns, the firm is also engaged by leading luxury companies for marketing expertise, content creation or crisis management. The firm has also raised investment and sponsorship for cultural institutions, start-ups and charities.

Outside of Finch + Partners, Charles is a shareholder and sits on the board of Assouline, the luxury publishing house with over 40 retail stores and a publishing archive of more than a 1000 titles.He is also a leading shareholder and Former Global Chairman of Dean & Deluca the leading US food retail brand with stores Asia and the Middle East.

Finch Publishing Group has held interests in a number of magazines as well as publishing Finch’s Quarterly and The Power of Film in 2017. The company produces the critically acclaimed food podcast Live From Prince Street which has achieved nearly half a million downloads and has included stories from the most acclaimed chefs.

Finch entertainment interests include a shareholding and a board seat on the hugely successful world cinema streaming service MUBI.com. Known for the quality of the platforms the company is rapidly expanding.

Charles has been a contributor and columnist for GQ, The Financial Times and Esquire, and has become well known for hosting his annual Oscar and BAFTA dinners. He is valued as a tastemaker, appearing several times on the Vanity Fair best dressed list.

Passionate about cinema, Finch has Executive Produced 17 feature films, written six feature films and in his early career directed.

Charles is a passionate fly fisherman and sailor.

Charles Finch’s Newsfeed

Vogue
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

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Founder & CEO
Jun 2019 - Present
London, UK
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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Current Non-Executive Positions

Former Chairman
Jul 2015 - Jul 2019
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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