Flame appoints new Digital Rights Manager

19 June, 2015 by IF


Flame Media is delighted to announce that Chris Hampson is joining the London office from 22 June, further strengthening the Flame Distribution team.


Chris has an extensive background in digital operations and will be working with the Flame catalogue to ensure all online rights are effectively exploited around the world.

Chris’ most recent role was Head of Worldwide Digital Operations and DVD for Pilot Film & TV Productions. For the last 3 years he was located in Pilot's LA/London offices where he managed all their North American sales activities. Prior to that, Chris worked in the home entertainment divisions of Warner Vision, Warner Music and Sony Music.

Fiona Gilroy – Content Sales and Acquisitions Director comments, "We're delighted to have Chris on-board. It will be great to have his expertise and focus on digital rights which are growing apace in so many territories. It will also ensure that our entire catalogue is being effectively exploited in the online space and maximising the return for our producers."

Chris also comments, "I'm thrilled to be joining the Flame team and look forward to pursuing all the exciting developments ahead in online content delivery. Flame's extensive catalogue of high quality entertainment and documentary shows stands them out as a leading force in factual television. I'm delighted to be part of their drive to maximise their returns across a continually developing digital landscape."