Group Brand and Commercial Director @ Banijay Group
Nick Young serves as Group Director of Brand and Commercial and is responsible for exploring and activating business growth and commercial opportunities across digital, ancillary rights and new business. Partnering with its 50+ production entities globally, he is concentrated on IP exploitation for the Group’s leading brands. He joined Banijay Group from NBCUniversal International Studios, where he was Director of Brand Management & Commercial across the company’s slate of titles. During his time there, he crafted a profitable lifestyle brand from Downton Abbey and led on the development, roll-out and overall management of Downton Abbey: The Exhibition, brokered a number of product placement, digital content and retail partnerships for brands including Made in Chelsea as well as spearheading online and digital activities across the slate of shows. Nick started his career in the Business Operations team for Comcast International Media Group’s network of PayTV channels, which included E! Entertainment and Style.