Basser joined Village Roadshow Limited as Director, Commercial & Legal in 1999 and was appointed Group Executive in Charge of Production in 2001, where he was responsible for all film production activities of Village Roadshow Limited as well as all business and legal affairs. During this time he was also responsible for the establishment of the Golden Village and Warner Village cinema circuits in Asia and for International Theme Parks at Village Roadshow Limited.
Prior to joining Village Roadshow Limited, Basser was the managing partner and head of the media and entertainment group at Thomson Geer (previously Herbert, Geer & Rundle), where he extensively represented Village Roadshow Limited. Basser helped guide the public listing of Village Roadshow Limited in 1988 and was also instrumental in the establishment in 1997 of Village Roadshow Picture Group and its production finance facility.
Basser relocated from Melbourne, Australia to Los Angeles in 2006, as CEO of Village Roadshow Pictures Group and CEO of Village Roadshow Entertainment Group.
Chief Executive Officer of Village Roadshow Entertainment Group