Matthew Huntington

DigitalRefugee Consultants
Matthew has over 20 years of experience in developing solutions, services and products for digital and interactive television, starting with video-on-demand trials in the early nineties. His most recent role was as CTO of Freesat, where he led the definition, development and live operations of Freesat products and services. Matthew strove to position Freesat as an innovation hub for free-to-view television, in the UK and across the globe.
A popular satellite, cable and technology speaker, Matthew has the ability to clearly articulate the essence of complex technical issues to general and business audiences. He has written and spoken extensively on interactive television technology.
Matthew holds a first class honors degree in Computer Software Technology from the University of Bath. He has a number of pending and issued patents and has served on the boards of several industry groups. He currently resides in London, with his wife, Abigail, and daughter, Amelia.