Director of Platform Distribution, itv
Faz Aftab is one of UK's leading Video on Demand experts. She has 15 years of experience in shaping and delivering Over The Top TV services and is a VoD native. Faz joined ITV in 2011 to spearhead the distribution of the award-winning ITV Hub. During that time the service has grown from 1 to 28 platforms with 26m viewers, resulting in soaring profits and viewing numbers. Faz is responsible for relationships with partners such as Virgin, Sky, Google, Amazon, Apple and Samsung. She is ITV's lead on Freeview Play. Before joining ITV Faz was the Commercial Director at Move Networks shaping and distributing a next-generation television platform delivering multiroom VoD with targeted advertising. Faz sits on the steering group of the ITV Women's Network and is the founding member of the Women In Technology group. She is a mother to 3 young girls and is a mentor and volunteer at Stemettes, Code First Girls and Inspiring the Future.