Marion Ranchet

Founder & Managing Director, The Local Act Consultancy

Marion Ranchet currently runs The Local Act, a boutique consultancy empowering streaming video companies to launch and grow in Western Europe.

With 18 years of experience in the industry, and as a film and TV lover, she advises streamers, distribution platforms and technology vendors on how to launch and grow in Europe through her deep knowledge of the varying markets, and with a strong content expertise and distribution network in place.

Prior to starting her own business, Marion worked at several companies in the Media & Entertainment industry like Roku (as EU Content Distribution Lead to design and execute Roku’s Content Distribution strategy in existing and new launch markets) or Orange (where she was hired to contribute to the creation of a Pay Television channel in a highly competitive market and the growth of the Orange TV partner portfolio).

You will often see Marion sharing incredibly useful nuggets of information on LinkedIn, her newsletter “Streaming Made Easy” ( and during industry events like IBC or MIPCOM. If you’re looking to soak up key industry knowledge, Marion is someone you definitely need in your network.