After 14 years at Ogilvy as TV Producer and then Head of Broadcast, Emma joined the Giant Films family tasked with growing the director based division from a small shop to its current diverse profile and as a leading production company in Africa. Emma soon became an Executive Producer & partner in the company.
During her tenure, Emma has produced commercials, music videos and digital film content for global brands such as Volkswagen, Chicken Licken, Heineken, Vodacom, Coca Cola, Sanlam. Emma is noted for her empathetic approach and her focus on growing young up and coming and diverse talent. Emma’s creative guiding hand and strategic view has played a key role in the growth of the company to include 5 women directors and 4 directors of colour on its creative roster.
Giant Films was recently (Loeries Ranking 2020) judged among the top 2 production companies in Africa and the Middle East with Emma listed among the top three producers across the region. Giant Films produces commercials all over the world, with Emma representing Giant directors in Africa and on a global basis.
Emma has two children, three dogs, a kitten, 5 fish and a live in boyfriend.