Caroline Torrance is the Director of Investment at BBC Worldwide. She leads the Content Acquisitions team, responsible for investing in content from all areas of the BBC. Caroline also works closely with Production departments and other areas of BBC Worldwide, including the BBC Worldwide’s Los Angeles operation to explore co-production opportunities internationally. Recent acquisitions include Come Fly with Me, the new comedy series from David Walliams and Matt Lucas; Torchwood, a co-production between the BBC and Starz in the US; and Luther, a drama series starring Idris Elba. In addition to the acquisitions Caroline also works closely with the Sales teams on the strategy for exploitation of programmes in the UK and Worldwide.