Claire Hungate, CEO, BRAVE BISON
Claire is CEO of Brave Bison and has over 18 years experience in the media and content industry.
She trained as a Barrister and before moving into the BBC's legal department. From there she moved to TV production company and talent agency Princess Productions as Head of Business Affairs, leading their in-house legal, commercial and distribution operation.
In 2007 she joined Wall to Wall, where she subsequently became MD of Wall to Wall and was part of the team that sold the company to AIM listed production Group Shed Media PLC in 2007. She then became Commercial Director across all the Shed Group companies, concurrent with her MD role at Wall to Wall, taking a seat on the PLC Board.
In 2010, as COO, she was part of the team that de-listed Shed from AIM by virtue of an MBO backed by Warner Bros. On WB taking full ownership of Shed in 2014, she rose to CEO of the newly created entity, Warner Bros TV Production UK. Claire became CEO of Brave Bison in September 2017.