Ivan O'Mahoney

Location Sydney
Bio

Executive Producer at IN Films

Director
Projects
9 Projects

Work History

Co Founder/Managing Director
In Films Pty Ltd
2013 – Present
Sydney & Los Angeles
Producing high end factual programmes and fact based drama for the Australian and international markets.
Series Producer/Director
Cordell Jigsaw Zapruder
2010 – 2013
Responsible for directing and producing television series like Go Back To Where You Came From (SBS) and Great Southern Land (ABC).
Documentary Lecturer
AFTRS
Jul 2010 – Dec 2010
Sydney
Taught factual and documentary production at Australia's premier graduate film and television school. Mentored students through their major projects.
Producer Four Corners
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Oct 2008 – Oct 2009
Sydney
Produced an directed programs for Australia's flagship current affairs show Four Corners. Recipient of the Walkley and Logie awards for best public affairs television.
Producer/Director News & Current Affairs
BBC
2004 – 2007
London, United Kingdom
Directed and produced award winning documentaries for programs like This World, The Conspiracy Files, Holidays in the Danger Zone and World Weddings.
Head of Development/Producer
Insight News Television
2001 – 2004
London, United Kingdom
Developed and produced documentaries and news features, including Sorious Samura's 'Surviving Hunger' for Channel 4, CNN & Discovery-Times Channel.
Associate Producer
CNN
Jun 2000 – May 2001
Atlanta, Georgia
Developed and produced magazine lengths pieces for CNN then flagship current affairs show, hosted by Bernard Shaw and Jeff Greenfield.
Attorney at Law
Loeff Claeys Verbeke
1995 – 1999
Rotterdam Area, Netherlands
Senior Associate with one of Europe's leading law firms. Worked in M&A, maritime and international trade as well as corporate litigation. Winner of National Young Bar Moot Court Championship.
UN Military Police Officer, Bosnia
Royal Dutch Military Police
Jan 1994 – Apr 1995
Tuzla
Seconded by Royal Dutch Military Police to UNPROFOR's international MP platoon in North East Bosnia. Investigated crimes by and against, and mediated in conflicts involving, UN staff.

Education

Master of Science (MSc)
Columbia University - Graduate School of Journalism
1999 – 2000
LLM
Leiden University
1988 – 1993

Skills