Susan Lee

Earth Touch is composed of three affiliated entities: production companies in Durban and Washington DC, and a sales and distribution office in London. Earth Touch is a specialist in factual production and distribution, in particular natural history documentary and factual entertainment series and films. It has an extensive archive of over 9000 hours of high-quality HD and UHD material, as well as over 300 hours of blue chip original programming.

Susan has over 20 years experience in the media industry. Susan joined Earth Touch in 2012 and in her current role - Director of Acquisitions and Business Development - she is responsible for working with producers internationally to represent their content in the international marketplace. Earth Touch work across a wide variety of factual genres and we are always on the lookout for quality, factual product to represent and distribute to our broadcast clients worldwide.

Prior to joining Earth Touch, Susan spent 2 years working at Discovery Channel (CEEMA – Central and Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa) as a channel and programming consultant. She also worked at BBC Worldwide (now BBC Studios) from 1996 to 2009 in various Programme Acquisition and Channel Management roles for the BBC’s international channels portfolio across Poland, Africa, Scandinavia, Asia, India and Latin America.

Director of Acquisitions and Business Development