Roger Pollock is a highly experienced film and media industry executive with a 24 year track record in international motion picture distribution.
His career in the media and entertainment industry began in 1982 at the BBC in London. Initially working for the BBC´s World Service radio network he later joined BBC Worldwide selling television programming to European networks.
In 1987 he joined United International Pictures (a joint venture between Paramount Pictures and Universal Studios) based at their Head Office in London.
In 1990 Pollock was appointed as UIP´s General Manager in Thailand which saw the beginning of a 12 year tour of duty in the Asia region. In 1992 he moved to Seoul, Korea as UIP´s Representative Director and in 1994 was appointed as Managing Director for UIP subsidiaries in Singapore and Malaysia.
In 2000 Pollock was appointed Head of UIP Asia´s sales and marketing operations based in Singapore.
In 2003 he relocated to UIP´s Head Office in London to take up the position as Head of EMEA.
In January 2007 Pollock was appointed Executive Vice President of Distribution and Operations for Paramount Pictures International.
In May 2012 Pollock was co-funder and is Joint CEO of ScreeLive Entertainment –premium live entertainment brought to the big screen. ScreenLive will be “Creating Event Cinema” for a whole new and global audience.
Pollock´s extensive network of contacts across the film industry evidences his strong reputation in the marketplace, for which he was recognized with the award of Distributor of the Year at Cine Expo International in 2008.