Stefan Beiten studied law in Munich, Berlin and California. After 10 years of international experience holding various positions in the film, film financing and media industries, Stefan Beiten founded Greenlight Media AG in Munich in 1993, and since then has been responsible for the strategic direction of the company and its co-productions.
Stefan Beiten is a producer of various international co-productions involving TV shows and feature films, including the award-winning BBC feature-length documentaries Deep Blue and Earth. His portfolio also includes the animation hits SimsalaGrimm, Funky Cops and Quest for a Heart, as well as the live action co-production The Great Match. In addition, he has been involved in the development and production of more than 150 episodes of various animated series for children.