Dame Heather is Managing Director of Cove Pictures, a TV and Film Production company. Heather is a qualified Barrister and has held a number of roles in senior executive positions across government, sport and broadcasting.

Heather’s media career has included being a Governor of the BBC, a Senior Commissioning Executive at Channel 4 and Chairman of Shed Media, one of the foremost production companies in both the UK and US, overseeing their sale to Time Warner. She has developed programmes across all genres from drama and features to documentary and factual entertainment, but her passion is drama.

She is currently producing a documentary feature film financed by Argent Pictures and has just finished a film by first time Director Ben Bond entitled The Drifters.

Heather is Chair of the Soho Theatre, chairs Times Up UK and is a member of Times Up Global. She also chairs Vero Communications and the Women’s Sports Group.


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