Loader Asacha

Partnering with the best creatives across Europe

Headquartered in Paris, France, Asacha Media Group has an impressive footprint across Europe encompassing highly respected production houses in France, Italy, and the U.K. We produce commercially and critically successful shows that resonate, and are loved, on a global stage.

Our team

The founders

Gaspard de Chavagnac

Co-founder and Co-CEO

Gaspard de Chavagnac

Co-founder and Co-CEO

Gaspard de Chavagnac has led the growth of numerous major media companies, including as CEO of Zodiak Media Group France (2014-2017), and Managing Director of Fremantle France (2004-2007). He was formerly President of Disney-owned Fox Kids France (2002-2004) and before that, spent several years at Canal+ group, where his roles included Managing Director of Canal+ Poland and Deputy Managing Director of CanalSat. De Chavagnac is also the founder of French broadcaster, Télévista, which launched in 2007. In 2017, he founded Mintee Studio, where he continues in his role as President, alongside his position as Co-CEO of Asacha Media Group.

Marina Williams

Co-founder and Co-CEO

Marina Williams

Co-founder and Co-CEO

Prior to co-founding Asacha Media Group, Marina Williams was COO of International Operations at Endemol Shine Group (2015-2019), overseeing the company’s international growth across multiple territories . Before the merger with Shine Group, Williams led Endemol’s operations across Central and Eastern Europe and and Middle East as regional CEO. (2008-2015). She was previously Executive Vice President and a member of the Management Board of Central European Media Enterprises (CME) managing leading FTA and Pay TV networks across six territories and establishing local production. Before joining CME, Williams played leading roles in launching and overseeing businesses in Central and Eastern Europe and Turkey for Fox International Channels, Fox Kids and Turner International Channels.

Marc-Antoine d’Halluin

Co-founder and VC Supervisory Board

Marc-Antoine d’Halluin

Co-founder and VC Supervisory Board

Marc-Antoine d’Halluin holds a non-executive role as Vice Chairman of Asacha Media Group’s Supervisory Board. D’Halluin was CEO of MBC Group in the Middle East, and led numerous major media organisations around the world. These include European pay-TV operator, M7 Group where, as Chairman (2016-2019), he oversaw the company’s sale to Vivendi’s Canal+ Group. Before that, he was CEO of global content producer, Zodiak Media Group (2013-2016) having previously led Showtime Arabia and Orbit Showtime Network (OSN) as President and CEO (2006-2010). His earlier roles include CEO of Canal+ Nordic (2003-2005), where he was instrumental in the company’s sale to multinational media group, SBS.

Asacha Media Group

France

Arrow Media

United Kingdom
Arrow Media was founded in 2011 and is a world leading producer of premium factual content. It has a stellar, industry-wide reputation across the whole factual landscape, from long-running hit series to award-winning feature documentaries.

Kabo Family

France
Kabo Family is a leading France-based, scripted production company founded in 2004 by Christian Baumard and Alain Kappauf and is now managed by Stéphane Moatti and Hélène Frydenzon.

Mintee

France
Mintee is a France based premium production company that develops and produces ambitious scripted drama series and films. Founded mid 2017 by Gaspard de Chavagnac, Jacques Salles & Floriane Cortes.

Picomedia

Italy
Picomedia is an Italy based production company founded in 2010 by Roberto Sessa, producing scripted drama and feature movies for a wide range of high profile clients.

Red Planet Pictures

United Kingdom
Red Planet Picture is a leading UK- based, scripted production company founded in 2006 by Tony Jordan.

Srab films

France
Srab Films is a France based production company specialized in premium feature movies, founded in 2015 by Toufik Ayadi and Christophe Barral. Particular attention is paid in accompanying directors in their first feature movies.

Stand by me

Italy
Stand By Me (SBM) is an Italian production company founded by Simona Ercolani in 2010. SBM stands out for its award-winning and multigenre slate of drama, comedy, factual titles, reality series, kids content and documentaries.

Wag

United Kingdom
Wag is a UK-based, internationally focused media business, creating, producing, selectively co-financing and distributing quality factual content for multiple broadcasters worldwide.

Pierre-Alexandre de Lavallaz

CFO

Maria Ishak

Head of International Content and Co-productions

Alban de Noirmont

Head of Strategy and M&A