Head of Commercial Development
Stephen works in Sky’s Business Development and Strategic Partnerships team, part of the company’s Strategy Group. The team identifies and nurtures key strategic partnerships, ranging from start-ups through to major international technology and content brands. The role includes identifying and implementing commercial partnerships, particularly in relation to ‘over-the-top’ content services and devices. Prior to this, Stephen was Head of Corporate Communications, leading PR activity across a wide variety of areas, including strategy, M&A, financial PR, and policy and regulation. Before joining Sky, Stephen was a communications consultant, advising clients across the technology, media and telecoms sector. Stephen graduated from the University of Nottingham, holds a post-graduate qualification from the Chartered Institute of Marketing and is a member of the Royal Television Society events committee.