Contact

View of the River Aire, Calls Landing, Leeds City Centre

Location

 

Screen Yorkshire is based on the waterfront in Leeds City Centre at

Studio 3, 46 the calls, Leeds, LS2 7EY

Tel: +44 (0)113 236 8228

E: info@screenyorkshire.co.uk

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Our team

  • Sally Joynson 5

    Sally Joynson, Chief Executive

    Sally champions the film tv and wider screen industries in Yorkshire & Humber. Since taking the role in 2006, Sally’s leadership has seen Yorkshire & Humber become one of the most sought-after destinations for production in the UK, delivering unprecedented growth for the region. She sits on several Advisory Boards including National Science and Media Museum, Digital Creativity Labs, and the Yorkshire and North-East Film Archives.
  • Hugo Heppell, Head of Investments

    Hugo Heppell, Head of Investments

    As Head of Investments, Hugo sources projects for investment and negotiates the terms of Screen Yorkshire’s funding deals. He prepares recommendations for the Investment Committee and has creative oversight of the projects we invest in.
  • Caroline Cooper Charles looking into camera

    Caroline Cooper Charles, Strategic Development Executive

    The development and delivery of Screen Yorkshire’s Film Office is Caroline’s main focus, although she also explores additional strategic opportunities for Screen Yorkshire to help it deliver against an ambitious five-year growth plan.
  • Chris Hordley smiling to camera

    Chris Hordley, Production Liaison & Development

    Chris provides bespoke advice on regional locations, studios and facilities to UK and international production companies. With over 20 years combined industry and production liaison experience, Chris has secured and supported productions in Yorkshire & Humber including; Peaky Blinders, Happy Valley, Victoria, Ackley Bridge, God's Own Country, Paddington 2, and Transformers: The Last Knight.  He also supports Screen Yorkshire’s senior management team in building and maintaining relationships with key stakeholders.
  • Richard Knight, Production Liaison and Education

    Richard Knight, Production Liaison and Education

    Richard assists with the day to day running of the Film Office and also manages Screen Yorkshire’s training and education programmes. Richard has worked for fifteen years as a location manager, predominantly in Yorkshire on films including Four Lions and This is England, and TV Dramas such as Utopia and Prisoners Wives. As such, he has an excellent knowledge of Yorkshire’s diverse range of locations and the logistics of filming in them.    
  • Rachel-McWatt

    Rachel McWatt, Communications Manager

    Rachel oversees communications on behalf of Screen Yorkshire, including publicity, marketing, PR, social media, website, branding and events.
  • George-Watts

    George Watts, Head of Finance

    George is responsible for the company’s strategic and operational financial management, corporate governance and accounting.
  • Rebecca Reay

    Rebecca Reay, Finance & Contracts Manager

    Rebecca is part of our finance team. She supports the management of the Yorkshire Content Fund ensuring compliance and due diligence are met for investments that are made.
  • Jean-Pendle-Ash

    Jean Pendle-Ash, Finance Officer

    Jean is part of our Finance team and looks after our financial record keeping, payment of invoices and also helps with the preparation of accounts.