Mark WardleVP Engineering & Operations, APAC at Encompass Digital Media
Mark has held a variety of senior roles in the broadcast, media & telecoms sectors and has wide practical experience in the design, build and operations of 24 x 7 x 365 critical services.
At British Telecom (BT) in the UK, Mark was Operations & Engineering Director of its global Media & Broadcast business. He was subsequently Programme Director for the London 2012 Olympic video network and the launch of BT Sport. After leaving BT in 2014, he worked as a consultant in both UK & Singapore with many companies including the BBC, Ericsson, Vodafone and ST Telemedia.
Having re-located to Singapore in 2016, Mark took up his current role as VP Engineering & Operations at Encompass Digital Media, APAC in April 2019. In this role, Mark is responsible for all aspects of the technical operation including Encompass’ extensive playout, fibre & satellite transmission facilities.
[Mark is married with four children and holds a private pilot’s licence