Zoe joined UKTV in July 2017 in the newly created role of Director of Legal & Business Affairs. Zoe and her team are responsible for managing all commercial strategy and business affairs deals for UKTV's content, including programme commissions (UKTV Originals), co-productions, pre sales and acquisitions. As a member of the Leadership Group and Editorial Board, Zoe also advises on maximising UKTV's assets and the future growth of the company.
Zoe has over 17 years' experience working in the broadcast industry. She was Head of Commercial & Business Affairs, Scripted, at BBC Studios, and prior to that she was Head of Business Affairs for BBC Fiction where she led commercial deals and the running of teams in each of the BBC's indie and in-house Drama, Films' and Acquisitions' departments. Zoe joined the BBC from Olswang, an international law firm specialising in media.