team member
Ros Ponder
Head of Popular Factual

Ros joined Dragonfly in 2018 as Head of Popular Factual.


Her career started at the age of 18 when she persuaded the UN she was a top British journalist and hitched a lift on a Hercules jet into the besieged city of Sarajevo, at the height of the Bosnian war.


After working at ITN news for two years, she moved into documentaries and factual formats.  She spent more than a decade at RDF Television working on numerous documentaries and award-winning formatted series including Faking It (Channel 4) Shipwrecked (Channel 4) Holiday Showdown (ITV) Rock School (Channel 4) and Secret Millionaire (Channel 4). Prior to joining Dragonfly she was at Studio Lambert for seven years, where she was responsible for a wide range of titles including Undercover Boss (Channel 4) How To Get A Council House (Channel 4) and Big Life Fix (BBC Two).