Formosa Group UK Names Helen Alexander Managing Director for Features, Broadcast and Streaming

Helen Alexander
Helen Alexander image via the Formosa Group
Helen Alexander
Helen Alexander image via the Formosa Group

The Formosa Group, which is part of Streamland Media, has named Helen Alexander as managing director of Formosa Group UK for Features, Broadcast and Streaming (FBS).

Alexander brings years of leadership experience in post-production sound as well as significant relationships with both talent and clients. She’ll be based out of Formosa Group’s Trident facility in Soho, London, from which she will oversee all of the company’s creative talent in the UK, as well as business operations outside of interactive. She will be integral in formalizing Formosa Group’s structure in the UK, building on its fundamental talent first principle.

“There is no one better than Helen to lead our UK FBS sound team and deliver on our desired growth strategy in this content-rich market,” Formosa Group Founder Bob Rosenthal said in a statement. “Helen has an appreciative enthusiasm for sound post and brings years of post-production experience together with tried and tested leadership skills. We are delighted she is leading Formosa Group UK for Features, Broadcast and Streaming at this exciting time.”

Alexander’s background includes extensive operational experience as finance director and later, director of Operations and Business Development for De Lane Lea Studios in London. She has served as managing and finance director for several post-production and media companies. In 2016, she transitioned into the music streaming business, where she helped build infrastructure, teams, and finance to drive growth at Merlin, a digital music licensing partner for independent artists and labels.

“I’m thrilled to join the talented team at Formosa Group,” Alexander said in a statement. “Their focus on talent and culture combined with their innovation in building world-class facilities for clients and artists alike is an exciting endeavor. It is an incredible time for creative work in the UK, and I look forward to playing a role in Formosa Group’s success.”