John Cresswell

Arqiva CEO John Cresswell to step down

Arqiva’s chief executive officer, John Cresswell, is due to step down from his post at the end of August.  In a statement, the UK transmission services provider said that Cresswell has chosen to step down as CEO after four and a half successful years at the company and that his planned departure date would “ensure […]

UK’s FITT taskforce makes industry recommendations

The UK’s Future of Innovation in Television Technology (FITT) taskforce has made a number of recommendations to help guide the industry and create sustainable growth. In a report that marked the conclusion of an 18-month collaborative industry project, the taskforce made 13 recommendations including the establishment of a leaders assembly to guide a ‘Next Generation […]

Digital UK stresses DTT value ahead of spectrum shakeup

The UK’s Freeview DTT platform returns almost £80 billion (€97 billion) to the economy and delivers more value per unit of spectrum than mobile broadband, according to a new report by Digital UK.  The not-for-profit organisation claims the research “challenges the view that mobile broadband delivers more value from airwaves than television” as policy makers […]