Piksel names Gerry O'Sullivan to board
As an international media executive with extensive experience in the broadcasting, pay TV and media sectors, Mr. O’Sullivan has held many senior positions managing commercial, editorial, creative, marketing, operational and technical teams for leading broadcasters and multiple systems operators across three continents.
After starting his career at the BBC, Mr. O’Sullivan launched Australia’s first 24 hour news channel, before leading the engineering and operational teams for Fox News, New York.
Returning to the UK, Mr. O’Sullivan managed the strategy and execution of BSKYB’s TV user proposition, where he was responsible for launching Sky + HD, Sky Broadband, Sky VOD, Sky + EPG, Sky 3D and Sky’s online and mobile innovations.
After 10 years at Sky, he was asked to lead Deutsche Telekom’s Global TV and Entertainment businesses where he launched a multichannel offering including IPTV, satellite, hybrid and a range of video and media OTT and second screen platforms across Europe.
Most recently, as Interim CEO for Digicel’s TV group, he launched a number of next generation cloud based IPTV and quad play services throughout the Caribbean, South America and the Pacific. ■
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