Dame Pippa Harris, DBE

Job title

Independent Governor


Pippa Harris has been an independent member of the Board since March 2010.  She is also a member of the Nominations Committee.

Pippa’s charitable trusteeship interests include New Deal of the Mind, where she serves as a Trustee.

Pippa is Head of Film and TV for Neal Street Productions which she co-founded in 2003 alongside Sam Mendes and Caro Newling.  Since forming the company, Pippa has produced films: ‘Starter for Ten’ ‘Jarhead’ and the upcoming ‘Blood’, and executive produced ‘Things We Lost in the Fire’, ‘Revolutionary Road’ and ‘Away We Go’.  For TV Pippa has produced ‘Stuart A Life Backwards’, ‘Call the Midwife’, and ‘The Hollow Crown’ for the BBC’s 2012 Shakespeare Season.

Pippa was formerly the Head of Drama Commissioning for the BBC.

Register of Interests

Neal Street Productions Ltd - Director

Shakespeare Productions Ltd - Director

Penny Dreadful Television Ltd – Director

CTM Productions Ltd - Director

CTM4 Productions Ltd - Director

CTM5 Productions Ltd - Director

CTM6 Productions Ltd - Director

PHCN UK Ltd - Director

PHCN USA Inc - Director

Neal Street New York LLC - Director

Open Reason Ltd - Director

The Charleston Trust (Charity No 1107313, Company No 5212725) - Trustee

The Creative Society (Charity No 1134482, Company No 6895114) - Trustee

BAFTA (Charity No 216726, Company No 617869) - Trustee, Chair of the Film Committee and Council Member