Justina Hemperek joined Rive Gauche in August 2020 and is SVP Acquisitions & Sales. She oversees Global Acquisitions & Co-productions, working with international producers & broadcasters. In addition, she handles sales into Eastern Europe and Asia, reporting to Marine Ksadzhikyan, Chief Operating Officer and executive VP of sales at Rive Gauche.
Prior to Rive Gauche she worked at Beyond Distribution as Head of Acquisitions, charged with overseeing all global acquisitions as well as corporate strategies & relationships. She also played a significant role at eOne based in the UK, where she was Director, Acquisitions and worked on expanding eOne’s presence, expansion and premium content outside of Canada for international distribution. Hemperek held a similar position at ITV Studios Global Entertainment and has also spent time at All3Media International and RDF Rights in the UK.