ANDY FITZPATRICK

ANDY FITZPATRICK

ANDY FITZPATRICK

Chairman of Monster Entertainment

Andrew is Chairman of Dublin based distribution, production and brand management company, Monster Entertainment.

2011 saw Monster move into production, and with their first series I’m a Monster wrapped, the company re-branded from its former identity, Monster Distributes. Since then, the company has produced I’m a Creepy Crawly, Rocka-Bye Island and co-produced The Adventures of a Young Marco Polo. Monster has 5 projects in development with assistance from Creative Europe.

Monster is primarily an international distribution company, which finances and distributes television series worldwide. Monster has sold programmes to over 200 countries. Its flagship projects include animation series Jungle Beat, which it has sold in 196 countries. Its catalogue also features inspirational programming, adult animation, docs, and shorts, as well as including Oscar-winning and Oscar-nominated and Emmy-winning animation.

At Cartoon Forum 2013, Monster won the award for Distributor of the Year.

Proceeding Bluth, Andrew was a Management Consultant specialising in advising international companies setting up operation in Ireland.

Though he hates to admit it, Andrew is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants and holds an Honours Bachelor of Commerce Degree.