Elisabeth Murdoch Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 7

  • Portfolio
  • 5

  • Exits
  • 3


Elisabeth Murdoch General Information


Ms. Elisabeth Murdoch is a Co-founder and serves as Executive Chairman at SISTER. She Founded and served as Managing Partner at Freelands Ventures. She also served as an Advisor at Tictrac. She also serves as a Board Member at 110% Content. 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, she 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 creation 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 a Board member at Jimmy Choo. Elisabeth is a National Council member of Arts Council England and a non-Executive Director of Tribeca Enterprise. She was a Tate Trustee between 2008 and 2016 and Chairman of the Tate Modern Advisory Council between 2009 and 2016.

Contact Information

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 17-18 Hayward's Place
  • London EC1R 0EQ
  • England, United Kingdom
+44 020 0000 0000

Elisabeth Murdoch Investments (7)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Artists Writers & Artisans 18-Mar-2020 Early Stage VC Publishing Generating Revenue 000000000 0000000
0000 0000000 25-Sep-2019 00000 (00000 00.000 Movies, Music and Entertainment Startup 000000000 0000000
00000 00 01-Jun-2019 00000 00000 000.00 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 000000000 0000000
00000000 00000 20-Jun-2016 00000 (00000 00.000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue
000000 27-Jan-2016 00000 (00000 Movies, Music and Entertainment Generating Revenue
Unikrn 30-Jun-2015 Seed Round 0000 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 000000000 0000000
Thirty Labs 10-Feb-2015 Early Stage VC 000 Multimedia and Design Software Out of Business
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Elisabeth Murdoch Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Tictrac 30-Apr-2022 Merger/Acquisition 000.00
000000 19-Oct-2021 000000000000000000 000.00
000000 0000 17-Nov-2017 000 00 00000000
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Elisabeth Murdoch Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Elisabeth Murdoch Angel Investor 0 0 London, United Kingdom
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Elisabeth Murdoch Co-Investors (6)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Advancit Capital 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Freelands Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Lightspeed Venture Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Snap Group 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Upfront Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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