I have over 25 years’ experience in telecoms, media and entertainment and was recently voted in the top 50 most influential people in online TV for the fourth year running. In 2017, I was awarded the TV Connect People’s Choice award for the ‘Person who made the biggest impact on the connected entertainment industry’
Within EE I'm responsible for Video and Content Technologies, leading the development of cutting edge technologies to provide the optimal viewing experience for EE’s customers wherever they are.
I am also currently developing requirements for the Media & Entertainment vertical for 5G both internally and the wider industry. This encompasses a ‘glass to glass’ approach incorporating both contribution and distribution of media
In 2016, I spearheaded the formation of the ‘LTE Broadcast Global Alliance’ together with Verizon, Telstra and kt. The aim is to push for early adoption of the technology in the industry.
I am also the Founder and Chairman of the Mobile Video Alliance, Vice-Chairman of the 5G-Xcast Advisory Board, and also a mentor for the 5GIC project at the University of Surrey, the UK’s only 5G dedicated research laboratory.