Senior Team

Screen Awards Judging 18/09/2015Olsberg • SPI Chairman Jonathan Olsberg has built an international reputation as a strategic adviser at the highest levels of media, business and government.

He brings to each assignment decades of expertise as consultant, finance professional, creative industry executive and film producer.

The combination of theoretical and practical understanding of the creative industries means that Olsberg • SPI delivers informed, creative and realistic solutions for our clients.


Andrew BarnesAssociate Director Andrew Barnes has extensive experience in the field of public policy and government administration.

While at PricewaterhouseCoopers he led consultancy and research projects in the areas of new media and government administration.

Andrew, with his background in financial modelling and qualitative and quantitative analysis, is ideally placed to help our clients with their strategic and practical planning.


Leon Forde SPI headshot1Associate Director Leon Forde has significant experience in the global screen sectors, having been a film business journalist and editor for nearly 15 years prior to joining Olsberg•SPI.

With previous roles including Contributing Editor and Features Editor at leading global film business title Screen International, Leon is able to bring global insight to assignments as well as extensive research, analysis, writing and editorial skills.