Chief Executive Officer
Most recently Chief Executive of Seven Studios Group, Therese Hegarty has extensive experience in program development, production, and distribution across both production company and broadcast platforms. Having successfully developed and executed content in various genres for both the Australian and global marketplace, Therese is focussed on creating Australian content for local and international audiences and finding partnership opportunities with creative people and companies. Starting in the industry as a Production Assistant, and after a variety of production roles, she moved into a leadership role for Beyond International’s Australian and US slate of productions. Therese was recruited to Seven West Media in 2012. During her Seven West Media tenure her roles included Head of Production and Rights, Director of Content, Production and Distribution. She was appointed to the SWM Executive Team shortly after commencing, and having achieved substantial success and growth was appointed CEO of Seven Studios Group, with operations in Sydney, Melbourne, London, Auckland and Los Angeles in 2019.