General Manager Australia and NZ and Executive Producer
Brendan joined EQ Media in October 2018 as General Manager, Australia and New Zealand and is overseeing the company’s scripted and non-scripted slates. He has over 25 years’ experience in the television industry including roles as Director of Television at BBC Worldwide Australasia, plus roles at the ABC (Head of Non-Scripted Production, Head of Network Programming and ABC1 Channel Controller), the BBC, ITV and UKTV in the UK, and the Discovery Channel Europe.
Prior to joining EQ Media, Brendan set up Gordian Media which signed a joint venture deal with Matchbox and NBC Universal in 2018. Before this, he was Managing Director of Keo Films Australia, during which time Keo produced the award-winning hit documentary series War on Waste for the ABC, among many others. Brendan is also a member and graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and Chairman of his local community Radio station (Triple H 100.1fm).