Isabelle Pechou

Consultant (France/Denmark)

Isa­belle Péchou recently foun­ded The Drama Agency, based in Copen­ha­gen, Den­mark. The con­sultancy com­pany sets up co-pro­duc­tions on an inter­na­tion­al scale. The Drama Agency also scouts scrip­ted formats and ready-mades, and draws up fic­tion trends. Pri­or to this role, Isa­belle had worked in the media field since 1999. She gradu­ated from La Sor­bonne, Par­is and Uni­ver­sity of Cologne, Ger­many in French and Ger­man law. She then obtained her Mas­ters in Media Man­age­ment & Com­mu­nic­a­tion in 2001, at La Sor­bonne. Her career began at the Busi­ness & Leg­al Affairs of Lagardère dis­tri­bu­tion arm, Europe Images Inter­na­tion­al, then in the Acquis­i­tions and Pro­gram­ming depart­ment of TF1- and M6-owned com­mer­cial chan­nels TF6 and Série Club. She joined the Acquis­i­tions depart­ment of French pub­caster France Télé­vi­sions in 2002. Between 2011 and 2016, she man­aged Fic­tion Scout­ing in the Inter­na­tion­al TV Scout­ing Unit, which advises all the group’s chan­nels and its pro­duc­tion com­pany on ready-mades, formats and cre­at­ive trends. She also assessed pro­jects at the CNC (Centre Nation­al du Cinéma et de l’Image Anim­ée) Innov­a­tion Fund between 2010 and 2014. Isa­belle cur­rently lives in Copen­ha­gen.