Principal consultant and founder of the independent interactive media consultancy informitv, William advises clients on convergence media strategy and implementation. Previously, as head of interactive at BBC Broadcast, he operationally managed the successful launch and delivery of online and interactive television services for the BBC. Prior to that, as product manager for the new media division of the Press Association, he led the launch of their online syndication services. William began his career as a broadcast journalist, following a degree in English and a PhD in Communications from the University of Leeds.
A regular contributor to international conferences, with papers published at both IBC and NAB, William is a recognised commentator on interactive media and edits the online news service informitv.com. He is co-author of IPTV: Broadband meets broadcast — The network television revolution and the IPTV Guide.