I am a publisher and hold the position of Head of Digital for the Hachette UK Group, where I am responsible for enabling and driving digital initiatives including ebooks and apps. I have worked in publishing, bookselling and journalism; and in functional areas including strategy, operations, marketing and publicity, intranet and internet development. You can find out more about my experience, current role and responsibilities on my LinkedIn profile.
I am a regular speaker and panelist at industry events, educational institutions and conferences around the world, including the UK, Germany, Norway, Russia, Argentina and Saudi Arabia. From December 2012 I am serving as Chairman of the Publishers Association’s Digital Directors Group. I also sit on the operating board of the trade standards organisation Book Industry Communication and am a project advisor to the REACT Creative Economy Hub. I am a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts and a Liveryman of the Stationers Company, where I serve on the Industry Group.