With over 25 years of experience, Michelle Bruce is a highly respected business affairs consultant, specializing in the provision of production, distribution and broadcast advice to the global television industry. Through her consultancy Belle Vie TV, she has supported international clients for the past 6 years. Previously, Michelle was Deputy MD of a legal agency and spent 11 years managing legal teams for Discovery/Animal Planet International across the world. She advises factual and wildlife producers, presenters, production crew, agents and networks on commercial issues before, during and after production. Michelle is a regular speaker at industry events and the co-founder of the Business Affairs Network with more than 500 members worldwide.