Nicola Bamford joined Endemol Shine Group as CEO, International Operations in 2017. In her role, Nicola leads the company’s operations in key international markets, including Southern Europe, Israel, India, Russia and China.

Nicola joined Endemol Shine from Sky UK where she was Director, International OTT. In her time at Sky related companies, she held a number of senior positions in the UK, Germany and India, including as Director of Sky Store in the UK, Chief Content and Business Development Officer for Tata Sky in Mumbai, SVP Programming for Sky Deutschland, and Director, Channels and Operations at Sky UK.

Prior to joining Sky in 2004, Nicola was VP, Ventures and Business Development for The Walt Disney Company. Nicola is a graduate of Harvard Business School.