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Elisabeth Murdoch


Ms. Elisabeth Murdoch serves as Angel Investor at Elisabeth Murdoch. She is the Founder and serves as Managing Partner at Freelands Ventures. Since founding Shine in 2001, Elisabeth has steered its growth from a single multi-genre independent to a multi-company production house spanning three continents, incorporating international distribution and feature film production. Prior to setting up Shine, Elisabeth joined British Sky Broadcasting as General Manager before rising to Managing Director, Sky Networks with overall responsibility for Sky's programming business, group consumer marketing and its news, film and entertainment channels. Whilst there she oversaw the launch of Sky Box Office, the UK's first pay-per-view service and the creating of Sky Pictures and Sky Productions. She began her career in television at the Nine Network in Australia as a researcher in 1990, later joining Fox Television in Los Angeles as Programme and Promotion Manager for seven stations. She then went to the FX Cable Network as Director of Acquisitions. In 1995, she started her own company, EP Communications, managing two dominant NBC affiliate television stations KSBW-TV and KSB-TV. The stations won one national and five Californian Emmy Awards as well as the 1995 Peabody Award for Broadcast Excellence. Ms. Murdoch also serves as Board member at Jimmy Choo.

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 10 Howick Place
  • London SW1P 1GW
  • England, United Kingdom

+44 020 0000 0000

Elisabeth Murdoch Investments (4)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Youngest Media 20-Jun-2016 Angel (individual) Media and Information Services (B2B) Startup
000000 00000000 27-Jan-2016 00000 (00000 Broadcasting, Radio and Television Product Development
Unikrn 30-Jun-2015 Early Stage VC 0000 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 000000000 0000000
Thirty Labs 10-Feb-2015 Early Stage VC 000 Other Business Products and Services Out of Business
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Elisabeth Murdoch Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
000000 0000 17-Nov-2017 000 00 00000000 Completed
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Elisabeth Murdoch Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office Contact
Elisabeth Murdoch Angel Investor 0 London, United Kingdom