head of product – sport
Neil is a senior product leader with over 15 years’ experience creating and managing digital content services for the multi-award winning BBC Sport and BBC News propositions. In his current role as Head of Product for BBC Sport, he leads the digital product development of the UK’s biggest and best sport offering. Based at MediaCityUK in Salford, they shape, deliver and run all of BBC Sport’s digital products from the responsive web to the portfolio of mobile and Connected TV apps and the off-site social media offering. This includes the international and commercial versions of their services. In addition to this, they lead on digital live event coverage for the BBC – known as ‘BBC Live’. The products regularly reach millions of users in multiple languages during major news, sports, TV and cultural events from the General Election, to Glastonbury and the Olympics.