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James Baker

Red Arrow Entertainment Group

London, UK

President

Red Arrow Entertainment Group

James Baker

Biography

James is a leading figure in the international television industry and has extensive senior experience in channel management, independent production and media investment. Red Arrow Entertainment Group is a major global TV production and distribution company backed by European media group, ProSiebenSat1.

Personal Business Advice

Gerry Laybourne, Founder of Nickelodeon was the first of three really exceptional woman bosses I was lucky to have. She led the charge in showing respect to everyone, listening rather than dictating and crucially giving creative talent the chance to explore and to embrace failure as a key route to success.

James Baker’s Newsfeed

07 Apr 2016
Red Arrow invests in Skogland’s Mad Rabbit

Red Arrow Entertainment’s latest strategic play is investing in a new production company...The news comes a month after Red Arrow appointed its UK chief, James Baker, as president of the wider group.

01 Jun 2015
Red Arrow gives Baker global drama role

Red Arrow International has appointed Henrik Pabst and James Baker to its management board and given the latter an expanded role overseeing drama.

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James Baker’s Background

President
Mar 2016 - Present
London, UK
Alongside global distributor Red Arrow International, Red Arrow Entertainment Group launched in 2010 and comprises 20 production companies across 8 countries, The Group’s significant production output includes scripted, non-scripted and factual television programs; feature films and digital content for an array of global networks and platforms.
Managing Director
Feb 2011 - Present
London, UK
Alongside global distributor Red Arrow International, Red Arrow Entertainment Group launched in 2010 and comprises 20 production companies across 8 countries, The Group’s significant production output includes scripted, non-scripted and factual television programs; feature films and digital content for an array of global networks and platforms.
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Other Business Interests

Council and Executive Committee
Jan 1998 - Present
Edinburgh, UK
The Edinburgh International Television Festival is held annually in August, bringing together all parts of the television and digital world to debate the major issues facing the industry.
Board Member
Feb 2011 - Feb 2013
London, UK
The Catalyst Club is a pioneering venture that successfully raised £10 million towards personalised cancer treatment in its first phase. They endeavour to drive forward personalised medicine research to revolutionise the way cancer is treated now and in the future.
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James Baker’s Education

AMP
2006 - 2006
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1972 - 1983