DONALL CREHAN - CBO Chief Business Officer
Donall is an accomplished Commercial Executive and General Counsel with extensive experience of building and leading teams and functions for market-leading producers of television and feature animation content. Prior to joining Locksmith, Donall was General Counsel of leading international independent television production group All3Media (owned by Liberty Global and Discovery Communications).
From a background as a media M&A specialist in legal private practice with Olswang, Donall moved into industry with Elisabeth Murdoch’s Shine Group (producer of MasterChef) and worked at the forefront of global expansion and consolidation in the television production sector from 2010 to 2018.
Career highlights include acting as corporate legal lead on two transformational international corporate mergers while at Shine Group, executing a series of corporate acquisitions of and investments in leading producers of scripted and unscripted content while General Counsel at All3Media Group and delivering strategic and tactical advice to the All3Media Group leadership team on UK and international cross-border litigation/disputes and production crises.