Lumina Updates

CEO Shuffle – All change at UK’s top broadcasters

    2017 truly marks a significant year for the upper crust of British TV broadcasting. After a tumultuous tenure spent protecting Channel 4 from the threat of privatisation and defending its controversial poaching of a flagship BBC format, its leader David Abraham announced in March that he was moving on. Barely a month later, on the

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    EVENT | RTS: Where Have All The Disabled People Gone?

      Channel 4’s iconic headquarters on Horseferry Road provided the venue for a ever-prescient debate within the media industry. Where Have All the Disabled People Gone? was title of the Royal Television Society’s latest panel discussion, featuring the expertise of comedian and host of The Last Leg, Adam Hills; TV researcher and stand-up comic Rosie Jones;

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      PLACEMENT | Sean Carey, iflix

        The Lumina team would like to congratulate Sean Carey for joining iflix as Global Chief Content Officer, based in Los Angeles. The fast-growing streaming service is now available in 10 markets across Southeast Asia, following recent launches in Pakistan, Vietnam and Myanmar. It has also entered into a joint-venture partnership with Middle East telco Zain

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        EVENT | TV Connect 2017

            On Wednesday 29th March, Lumina was pleased to attend TV Connect, one of the most innovative industry conventions in the media calendar. Featuring debates and panel discussions with some of the most respected innovators in the media sector, attendees found themselves on the pulse of emerging developments within this rapidly-evolving market. Companies exhibiting at

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          PLACEMENT | Vince Petersen, Love Nature

            Congratulations to Vince Petersen on his new role at Love Nature as Director of Partnerships. He will focus on driving subscription growth in the SVOD space, and take the territory lead for Germany, Austria, Switzerland and France. Vince joins the factual SVOD service from TV tech company Netgem, where he was head of international content

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            PLACEMENT | John Bozza, Racetech

              Lumina would like to congratulate John Bozza on landing the role of Chief Executive at Racecourse Technical Services Limited (RaceTech). Formerly Commercial Director at SIS Live, John has a wealth of experience in the broadcast and engineering sector. RaceTech is the leading technical facilities company providing innovative solutions to the horse racing industry since 1946.

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              2016 Industry Round Up

                2016 has been a seismic year in modern history. Full of highs and lows, we have witnessed political earthquakes, new world leaders, digital crazes and box office record-breakers. All will help to shape our expectations for 2017. For the media industry in particular, it has also been an unpredictable year, full of huge company shake-ups,

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                EVENT | RTS Futures Christmas Quiz 2016

                  On the first week of December, the TV industry’s top talent – both old and new – ushered in the festive season with RTS Futures’ 2016 Christmas Quiz. The London Studios on the Southbank were dutifully decked out as nine teams, headed by some of the industry’s finest execs (including Channel 5’s Ben Frow and

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                  EVENT | HR Directors Networking Lunch, Berry Bros & Rudd

                    Last Friday Lumina spent a very enjoyable lunchtime at Berry Bros and Rudd hosting a networking event with our friends at Lewis Silkin, inviting HR Directors from media companies such as Discovery, Sony Pictures and Endemol Shine to a working lunch. The 300 year old wine merchant in Mayfair has been supplying wine to the

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