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Carmen Pavlovic
Gerry Ryan

Carmen Pavlovic
Carmen’s career has spanned various theatrical companies including the Really Useful Company (Australia) and the London-based Clear Channel Entertainment. She was the Director of International Production for Stage Entertainment, expanding their operations into Russia, Italy and France while overseeing international licensing and programming of the group’s 25 theatres across Europe. For Stage Entertainment Carmen also served as the International Executive Producer of numerous shows in Germany, Holland, France, Italy, Spain and Russia. In 2008, Carmen returned to live in Australia and founded Global Creatures, with business partner Gerry Ryan, where she also holds the position of CEO. Carmen’s favorite drama is raising her two children, Ned and Millie, with husband, Pete.

Gerry Ryan
Gerry Ryan, OAM is the chairman of Global Creatures. He is a Melbourne-­based entrepreneur with diverse business interests that span the manufacturing, property, entertainment, leisure and tourism industries internationally. It was Gerry’s strong belief in the potential of Walking with Dinosaurs — The Arena Spectacular, and his steadfast financial support that launched Global Creatures and allowed a dedicated and hugely talented team to develop the production over years in Melbourne. How to Train Your Dragon Live Spectacular followed and then War Horse, the award-winning hit King Kong, Strictly Ballroom The Musical and Muriel’s Wedding The Musical. Gerry was made a member of the Order of Australia in 1999.