Russel has over 21 years of experience in the media industry where he worked at 20th Century Fox and Constantin Films for over a decade. He was involved in the development, acquisition, production and distribution of numerous studio films including: The Abyss, Die Hard, Braveheart, Romeo & Juliet, Bound and the Resident Evil franchise.
Russel founded RocSearch and Roc Media in 1999. Roc Media’s first feature film, BEND IT LIKE BECKHAM was a worldwide box office hit.
At RocSearch, Russel is responsible for initiating and orchestrating the company’s strategic initiatives and overseeing the business operations.