Managing Director, Gearhouse Broadcast (UK)
As Managing Director of Gearhouse Broadcast UK, Ed(ward) is responsible for the strategic direction and commercial performance of the company. Ed is an experienced engineer and commercial manager specialising in broadcast technology and production.
Having joined Gearhouse Broadcast in 2007, Ed has occupied a number of roles as he progressed through the business.
Before being appointed as Managing Director Ed held the position of Head of Projects where he oversaw the successful planning and implementation of large scale broadcasting contracts held by the Projects division, as well as actively sourcing and acquiring new commercial opportunities. This included facilities contracts for ATP Media on the ATP 1000 Tour, Sky UK Formula 1 and ESPN US Open Tennis.
Prior to joining Gearhouse Broadcast, Ed worked for NEP as a Senior Guarantee Engineer.
“Ed's extraordinary career progression from broadcast engineer through to his current position is a fantastic example of what can be achieved with hard work, drive and dedication to our industry.”
Ed qualified with a BSc(Hons) Media Technology and was awarded a Sports Emmy in 2004 for his work on the 2004 Athens Olympics.