Executive Product Manager, BBC
Oliver Thompson is Executive Product Manager for Live at the BBC, leading the product strategy for live digital coverage across BBC Online. He works with BBC editorial teams to develop the product they use to cover everything from election nights, music festivals, breaking news, and a huge range of live sport. Alongside that, his role entails exploring new directions in live coverage and new audience experiences of live events. With a background in news and sport journalism, Oliver has nearly 20 years experience in digital media, working on product and content strategy at companies including the Press Association and Feed Communications.