Anthony Heath

Philippines

In his more than 19 years of technical expertise, Anthony has built and launched several successful global start-ups as Chief Technology Officer and Head of Product Development. He has also managed teams in excess of 200 and budgets over USD 100 million.

Anthony is responsible for delivering the BBC’s biggest digital overhaul to date. This includes the new bbc.co.uk homepage, considered one of the best and fastest transformations in broadcasting, plus site redesigns for BBC Radio 1, 2, 4, and 5 Live. Anthony's Team was nominated for a British Academy Television Arts (BAFTA) Crafts Award for his work with the BBC as Head of Network Product and Services.

As senior consultant for UK’s ITV, he launched the network’s video on demand (VOD) service, making it accessible to several different platforms such as the ITV website, mobile phones, PlayStation consoles and YouView.

Anthony was also Programme and Product Director for the Financial Times, Penguin Books, and Pearson, the world’s largest education, publishing and technology group.

He has a passion for flying and is the holder of a Civil Aviation Authority Pilot License for the past 11 years.