Litmus director Robert Stern has a broad range of business and broadcast industry experience, specializing in China and Japan (he speaks and reads both Chinese and Japanese). Consultancy work in this area has included:
- • Consultant to Formula One Management, who provide the TV coverage for many F1 races, to help facilitate negotiations with Chinese officials for the first two Shanghai F1 Grands Prix
- • Consultant to Mentorn on China & Japan markets for distributing franchises including Robot Wars. Helped in negotiations and presentations, and accompanied executives on trips to China, Japan and Cannes for MIPCOM
- • Specialist documentary research for October Films, Diverse Productions, and Mentorn
"Robert is both an original film maker and an original thinker. When you add to this his deep understanding of Chinese and Japanese language and culture you have a unique media talent."
Mark Rowland, Indiemedia & Mentorn International