Alisa Orr

Pioneer Productions staffs up

Pioneer Productions has hired two senior production executives. The Tinopolis-owned factual producer has recruited former Channel 4 commissioner Nav Raman as its new director of development and poached  from the BBC as an executive producer. Barnes is tasked with growing Pioneer’s UK output. Raman joins from Jane Root’s prodco Nutopia and before that was a […]

Pioneer Productions poaches BBC’s Innovation boss

UK factual producer Pioneer has recruited Ailsa Orr from the BBC. Orr was head of the Innovations unit at UK public broadcaster the BBC and will be creative director at Pioneer. Orr has created shows including BBC doc Pompeii – The Last Day and BBC One and Discovery show Supervolcano. Before running the BBC’s Innovation […]