Maria is a UK-based producer and entrepreneur, passionate about tech solutions that bring transparency and automation to the creative industries. Maria is the co-founder of FilmChain, a platform transforming how producers, financiers and sales get paid. Before FilmChain, Maria spent over a decade producing film, television and digital and was nominated for ‘Rising Star’ Screen International 2018.
FilmChain is the first digital Collection Account Management (CAM) service. Serving the global screen industries, FilmChain collects and allocates revenues transparently and in near real-time. For enterprises - digital distributors, broadcasters, studios - FilmChain is developing a solution for participation and royalties management. FilmChain won ‘Zinemaldia Startup Challenge’ at San Sebastian Film Festival 2020, ‘Startup of the Year’ London Business Awards 2020 as well as the Equals Money Award in the first Makers and Shakers Awards, 2020.