Emma joined The Ink Factory in 2015 as co-Head of Development, tasked with identifying and acquiring literary works, and other IP for television and film, as well as developing specific projects and growing the slate. As Head of Development, Emma now manages and builds The Ink Factory’s film and TV slate. Emma worked in BBC in-house Drama Production for seven years sourcing books and as Head of Development, working across a broad spectrum of high-end series and serials. Emma worked for five years in BBC Films, as Development Executive working across its slate of world-class features. She was a Publisher at BBC Worldwide, investing in BBC Drama and Arts programming, and managing a team and producing ancillary products that built commercial value for a range of BBC in-house and independent programming.