Rachel has worked across a wide range of factual programming for leading independent production companies, in production and development; serving local, national and international broadcasters. She started her career in Glasgow, working for Wark Clements and then IWC Media before relocating in 2006 to Northern Ireland where she joined Belfast indie DoubleBand Films as their head of development. She joined Below The Radar in 2012 to lead their development; working alongside Trevor Birney to secure documentary and series commissions with UK and Irish broadcasters. Since devoting her energies to development, she has been responsible for an extensive slate of commissioned programming, ranging from formatted factual-entertainment series and ob-docs to landmark history programmes. Rachel now heads development at Fine Point Films, delivering a strategy focussed upon international co-production and distribution, whilst continuing to oversee development at sister company Below The Radar.