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Global Acquisition Director
Emma Cairns-Smith is passionate about inspiring children to read by harnessing the potential of licensed brands to create great children’s publishing. With 25 years’ experience, she has seen how publishing can build brands through the depth that publishing content can bring. She has been responsible for acquiring a number of key brands for Egmont including Ben 10, Star Wars, Minecraft, Trolls, Teletubbies, Stampy, LEGO, Despicable Me 3, Roblox and Jurassic World. She is always on the lookout for new partnerships for books and magazines for Egmont globally.