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An award winning Executive Producer, Reem specialises in factual, features and formats, with extensive expertise in the children’s market. She learned her craft in children’s television, worked on the launch of the CBBC and CBeebies channels, and later ran the News & Factual division for BBC Children’s.
In the international arena, she has delivered for channels in the US, Australia and Middle East. Her work in the MENA region spans an ambitious slate of programming for the Abu Dhabi Media networks and, more recently, TLC Arabia and Discovery Education.
Reem also runs a consultancy specialising in creative development, on screen talent and children’s content. She holds several advisory roles, sits on the RTS Futures Committee and is Trustee for children’s charity, Coram Life Education.
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