Group Director Business Development & Strategic Partnerships, Sky
As Sky’s Group Director Business Development & Strategic Partnerships, Emma identifies and nurtures key strategic relationships with Sky’s technology partners, ranging from start-ups through to major international technology brands. This includes identifying strategic commercial partnerships as well as strategic investment opportunities of which she has now made investments in 20 technology start-ups.
Emma joined Sky in January 2008 and has held a number of senior positions, including Sky’s Director of Emerging Products, where she led a team that focused on identifying new product opportunities across TV, online and mobile and then bringing them to scale. In this position, she played a key role in the early development of Sky’s award-winning multiplatform TV service, Sky Go.
Prior to Sky, Emma spent ten years in business consulting and the mobile telecommunications industry.