Jean-Baptiste Babin

Head of Productions 
Backup Media

Raised in Sydney and Paris, law graduate of King’s College London and La Sorbonne Paris 1 and MBA holder from ESSEC Paris, Jean-Baptiste has 20+ years track record in entrepreneurship, management, corporate finance, Film & TV project financing.

As the head of productions for Backup Media, Jean-Baptiste has overseen the development   and production of 400+ films and TV series. As such he has negotiated development, pre-sales, co-productions, talent and equity deals with partners throughout the world, including agents, producers, talents, sales agents, financiers etc.

Films packaged by Jean-Baptiste have gathered over 50 prices in A-list festivals. He has been acting as a business developer for Backup Systems / MovieChainer since its inception. Additionally, he served as COO of French animation powerhouse Millimages.

Jean-Baptiste has served as an active board member in Millimages and Backup’s subsidiaries including King Size FX, Districup, NoSugarNoMilk.