About us

Creatives Loop International enables Creative Players and Tech Start-ups to internationalise

Who we are

We are an award-winning International Business Development consultancy with a focus on Media and Immersive Tech.

Creatives Loop was co-founded in the UK by Nicola Pinder and Simon Preston in 2006. In 2014 we opened a second office in Berlin, forming Creatives Loop International. 


We work with Clusters, Media Networks, Government Trade Development Organisations, Screen Agencies, Film Commissions, Academic Institutions and Tech Innovation Organisations. 

Our corporate clients include Independent Content and Tech Producers, Tech Start-ups, Broadcasters, Distributors, Sales Agents, Hardware Innovators and Digital Media Agencies

What we do

We enable Creative and Tech Companies, Organisations and Networks to internationalise more quickly, effectively and efficiently. We accelerate growth and get tangible results.

We also offer specialised foreign direct investment consultancy services to Private and Public sector agencies across a broader range of Tech sectors.

Where we do it

Our perspective, and our projects, take us to all parts of Europe, North America, Australasia, SE Asia and Latin America. Our teams are based in Germany and the UK​

International Road Map

The International Roadmap is a tailored consultancy service which supports individual Content Producers on their journey to selling into the international marketplace.

It is an effective model that has been 100%  successful in securing a route to market for content in key genres including:

• Animation

• Children’s

• Drama – Features & Series

• Documentaries

• Factual & Reality Entertainment

watch the video and then download the pdf brochure to find out more

What our clients say

Telefilm Canada and the Canada Media Fund are

proud to partner with Creatives

Telefilm Canada

Creatives professionally matches

our members with contacts all over Europe

media.net Berlin Brandenburg

would highly recommend

their services to any potential client


consistently high standard of work resulting in many

millions of pounds of international business

Welsh Assembly

a very big thank you for a formidable execution of

our trade mission to New York

Dr. Stefan von Senger und Etterlin

Creatives team are professional and easy to work with

I highly recommend them

ITV Studios

Super thankful to Creatives for opening up these doors for me. Simon's positive drive and great matchmaking skills made all the difference





Our services

We offer Creative Players and tech Start-ups the opportunity to identify and connect with Partners and Buyers internationally, more quickly and effectively.

We customise our methods according to the client’s specific needs. We can work on the basis of a defined project, or we can be retained as an ongoing business development partner. Our approach is both proactive and flexible. We give honest feedback, and we cultivate strong ongoing client relationships.

Our Solutions for fast, effective, tangible business growth include:

Cluster Management

  • Cluster Internationalisation
  • Member Company Mentoring
  • Sector Growth & Development
  • Project Partnering on Market Initiatives
  • Inward Investment Promotion

Corporate Business Development

  • Potential Clients & Partner Search
  • Door Opening & Qualified 1-2-1 Meetings
  • Investment Search
  • Landing & Orientation Services
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Consultancy
  • Market Analysis & Trends
  • Due Diligence & Benchmarking


  • Market Analysis
  • Market Intelligence
  • Communication Strategy
  • Industry PR
  • Brand Identity & Design
  • Location Marketing
  • Marketing Concepts
  • Cultural Awareness

International Trade Delegations & Events​

Tailored programmes designed to maximise returns on investment, whilst raising client brand awareness.​

Services include:

  • Concept Creation
  • Speaker Selection & Programme Management
  • Delegate Management
  • Event Moderation
  • PR & Social Media
  • Awareness Campaigns
  • Qualified 1-2-1 Meetings
  • Focussed Networking
  • Diary Management at Industry Festivals & Markets
  • Customised Market Visits
  • Venue / Location Selection & Logistics
  • Technology Requirements

              and plenty more

This strategic matchmaking lunch fostered potential co-productions between Australia, the UK, Denmark and Canada.

Each sponsor had the opportunity to pitch and introduce their territory as a filming location.  The guest Producers were positioned on tables where they had been matched with potential co-production partners


the team

Nicola Pinder

Managing Director / Geschäftsführerin

We work with an established network of business development partners and sector specialists, based on the ground in key international markets.


Simon Preston


Recent Projects


In cooperation with BerlinBalticNordic.net and
FEDORIV, CL-INT set-up and organised a 2-day program for 5 companies to introduce the Ukrainian tech eco

The program included 3 focused activities:
1. Company Visits

2. Networking Lunches

3. Public Meet-ups


Stay in the LOOP

Nicola +49 (0) 160 9202 1659 | +44 (0) 7738 829754

Simon +44 (0) 7976 895 701

nicola@creativesloop.com simon@creativesloop.com