Moved to London, England to study
Worked for three years as an investment banker in London
Began film career in the international marketing and distribution departments at 20th Century Fox
Joined David Puttnam's Enigma Productions
Was an assistant to director Roland Joffe on "The Killing Fields"
Worked as a location scout for Joffe on "The Mission" (1986)
Served as a location scout for the CBS miniseries "If Tomorrow Comes"
Named creative executive and vice president of production at Columbia Pictures when David Puttnam was appointed as chair
Re-joined Enigma Productions
Served as an associate producer of "Meeting Venus"
Co-produced the British TV special "A Dangeroud Man: Lawrence After Arabia", starring Ralph Fiennes (shown in the USA on PBS' "Great Performances" in 1992)
Formed Redwave Films; served as president
Was a producer on Alan Taylor's feature debut, "Palookaville"
Had international hit as producer with "The Full Monty"; film earned four Oscar nominations including Best Picture
Signed to a multiyear production deal by Fox Searchlight
Produced "The Closer You Get"
Served as producer of "The Emperor's New Clothes", a historical fantasy about Napoleon; screened at Locarno Film Festival