Matt Eaton has worked in the broadcast industry for the past 20 years as a management consultant, operational lead, and managing technical solutions delivery teams, providing a bridge between operations and technology. He has worked with major media companies around the world helping them improve their content supply chains and launching new products. Matt now works for Cognizant where he heads up its digital media consulting practice in the UK and Ireland, delivering audio / visual content solutions to clients across the media industry.
A former Head of VOD Operations & Planning at Virgin Media, Matt brings a pragmatic approach to designing and rolling out digital solutions for broadcasters based on an engineer’s understanding of the possible combined with an appreciation of the commercial imperative.
In the past 5 years Matt has worked with clients to create strategic plans for IP operations and playout, to make right technology decisions for managing content, and to improve operational efficiency through process redesign. Matt holds an international Executive MBA from Ashridge Business School.