Emmanuel Doessant

EMMANUEL DOESSANT is the founder of Arden Consulting. He has spent 20 years working for Disney Consumer Products in Europe and in the USA, with global roles in finance, business development, category management and retail sales. Most recently, he was the Senior Vice-President in charge of global Licensing for Walt Disney Animation and Pixar Animation Studios Properties. He has worked on evergreen franchises such as Cars, Power Rangers, Toy Story, but also helped launch countless new properties such as Pirates of the Caribbean and most recently Frozen.


for Licensees

  • Licensing Strategy & Execution:
    • Property / Slate evaluation
    • Preparing Pitches
    • Building the team
    • Business plans
    • Contract evaluation & negotiation
    • Retail activation
  • Building an international network
  • Working with Disney

for Licensors

  • Content evaluation
    • Franchise & Brand Plans
      Financial Evaluation
    • Consumer targeting
    • Creative direction
    • Category overview
    • Marketing ideation
    • Retail Activation
  • Category plans
  • Toys Master Licensee pitches

Contact Emmanuel directly:

emmanuel.doessant@gmail.com – Cell: 818 641 9434