An essential technical requirement for bringing Dancing on Ice to millions of viewers each week was to install permanent media fibre connectivity, for which ITV contacted NEP Connect, the acknowledged leader in critical broadcast connectivity.Read more
Chris heads up a number of engineering and operational teams across NEP Connect covering research & development, projects, manufacturing, SNG operation, support, scheduling and forward planning, NOC and teleport operations. Chris’ resources are spread across a number of bases in the UK and Ireland with two major teleports in Milton Keynes and MediaCityUK, Salford. The Engineering and Operations teams within NEP Connect are the force behind the delivery of high quality live broadcasts for global sport, news and entertainment events.
Chris has enjoyed a broad engineering background having worked within Aerospace and Automotive industries before embarking on a career in Satellite Communications back in 2002. Chris joined NEP Connect in May 2007 and is key to driving high operational performance with a focus on customer service ensuring that industry-leading standards are achieved on a consistent basis.
Out of work, Chris has a keen interest in mountain biking and snowboarding. With his automotive background, he also enjoys car tuning, car restoration and circuit driving.