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Media & Broadcast

We support customers across the media value chain

We work with you to give you the edge in today’s media and broadcast industry,  from content creation to distribution. We’re at the forefront of broadcast technology, constantly updating our approach to meet market demands and to ensure we’re delivering a world-leading global network for the next generation of media and broadcast services.

Say hello to our management team

Faisal Richard Mahomed

Director of Media & Broadcast

Faisal started his career in Marketing in FMCG at Mars Snackfood. With a passion for technology he then moved to BT working across a number of functions ranging from Sales, Marketing, Propositions to Transformation and Operations across different market units. During this period, he spent extensive periods of his career working abroad, delivering industry leading solutions to our customers across AMEA and Latin America. More recently, Faisal led the Commercial division for the Major Corporate and Public Sector verticals of BT Enterprise, where the team enjoyed notable success in its turnaround.


Faisal holds a BSc (Hons) from Warwick Business School (International Business) as well as holding professional qualifications in Marketing (CIM), Finance (CIMA) and Project Management (APM). Being fluent in both Spanish and French, he enjoys travelling the world and spending time with his wife and daughter. 


Faisal was appointed to Director of Media & Broadcast in October 2019. 

Faisal Richard Mahomed

Laura Tressler

Head of Sales

Laura has spent over 12 years in sales with over 8 of those at BT, joining as an account manager. Having worked in various roles including acquisition and account management in the London and South East Public Sector team, her most recent role has been leading the sales team and supporting the 237 customers that make up Universities, Housing and Counties. 


Before joining BT, she worked in a variety of retail roles ranging from sales and customer service to logistics. Laura chose to join BT having always taken an interest in how technology can transform business’ and people’s lives and by working in frontline roles with customers, this allows her to be creative and problem solve to support their business. 


Laura is passionate about driving better diversity and inclusion across sales professions. She has a keen interest in supporting new talent, entering the business as an alumna of BT’s Tech Women Programme and is keen to promote its benefits across the spectrum of women in BT.


Laura joined Media & Broadcast in February 2020. 

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John Ellerton

Head of Media Futures

John is Head of Futures at BT Media and Broadcast, and Chair of the UK chapter of the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers.  An alumnus of Salford University in the UK and École Centrale de Lyon in France, he has since gained 25 years’ experience creating specialist network and workflow solutions for broadcasters and media companies worldwide.


John now leads BT Media & Broadcast’s future thinking in broadcast and media services, which includes next-generation networks and media supply-chain orchestration.

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Stephen Amor

Head of Global Technical Specialists

Throughout his career Stephen has enjoyed a variety of roles in service & operations, network design, project management and sales engineering. He has extensive experience managing globally dispersed teams across organisational boundaries that design & deliver fully managed, end to end terrestrial and satellite telecommunication solutions for major international corporations.


Stephen joined BT Media & Broadcast in 2006, specializing in video on demand digital stores enabling media businesses to manage, protect and monetize their video content for distribution to the public via the Internet, IPTV, and mobile devices. More recently, he has been helping customers optimise their media workflows and improve their business processes.


In his spare time, Stephen enjoys coding. In March 2016 some of his code ran on the drone that won the world’s first $1M drone race in Dubai. Now he runs a free coding club for anyone between the ages of 8 and 80 – some of which have had their code run on computers in the International Space Station. He also helps run a Repair Café where he fixes electrical and electronic items to help reduce landfill.

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Sanjay Bhat

Head of Sales – Asia Pacific

Sanjay joined BT Media and Broadcast team at New Delhi in November 2003 with the mandate to build the M&B’s business in rapidly changing market dynamics. The task was not only to build the business from scratch but also build the customer confidence in the region on BTs Media and Broadcast Portfolio.


Sanjay leads the team of highly skilled sales professionals in the region to help his media customers grow their business across the globe. He has also lead to expand the Global Media Network to key locations across the Globe.


An electronics and communication Engineering Graduate from NIT Warangal (India), Sanjay has 20 years’ experience in Media and Entertainment Industry.

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Dominic Wall

Head of Contract, Service and Business Operations

Dominic started his career in the financial services industry with IG as a financial derivatives dealer covering a range of world markets. With a passion for the outdoors and adventure, an opportunity to attend the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst was too much to pass by. Having completed a year at the world renowned leadership college he was selected for pilot training in the Army Air Corps, and subsequently led aviation operations around the globe.


Dominic sought new challenges and his wealth of experience and passion for technology and people meant he was a perfect fit for BT, joining in 2014. Having held a number of commercial, marketing and leadership roles, most recently leading commercial in BT’s retail Major corporate unit, which saw significant improvement in both customer service and growth.


Dominic holds a BSc (Hons) having read Artificial Intelligence andComputer Science at the University of Birmingham. He has a passion for technology and enjoys a busy and rewarding family life with his wife and 3 children.


Dominic was appointed to head the contracts, service and business operations team for Media and Broadcast in February 2020.

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Ian Newbury

Head of Portfolio

Ian started his telecoms career in IT, initially on support before being promoted, taking lead on IT Strategy for BT Wholesale. From there his career moved into Sales and Client Relationship Management, with particular success in complex sales & outsourcing deals.


Ian’s passion for customer experience and technology saw him move into the Product Management world looking after the Mobile Backhaul portfolio. This is where, for the last 8 years, he has transitioned the UK Mobile Operators from 2G to 5G - transforming his portfolio with a leadership position in all markets.


As well as a father to two teenagers, Ian is passionate about dogs, movies, cooking and football. When he isn’t spending time with his family including a 10 year old German shepherd, you’ll find him on the football pitch, in the kitchen or hunting a classic movie he hasn’t seen.


Ian joined Media & Broadcast in January 2020.

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Karen Cousley

Head of Finance

Karen started her career as an Auditor for a top tier practice, covering a range of clients across a variety of industries. After qualifying as a Chartered Accountant, her passion for business led Karen to holding a number of challenging roles in large IT centric businesses including managing large cost transformation programmes, operational finance and long term contracts.


In 2015, and seeking a new challenge, BT became the perfect place for Karen to join with a multitude of finance roles across the varying business areas. Her first role was in Openreach, dealing with the large rural fibre roll-out in Northern Ireland. Then moving into partnering highly successful sales teams. Developing further and wanting to see the full breadth of BT Enterprise, she moved on to the Senior Finance team in Corporate and Public sector, leading on the commercial strategy, supporting the contract management team and the cost transformation function.


Karen holds both a BA (Hons) in Business and Accountancy and is a member of the Chartered Accountants Ireland (ACA).  She has a busy and rewarding family life with her husband and two young children.


Karen was appointed to Head of Finance for Media and Broadcast in June 2021. 

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Felicity Webster

Marketing Manager

Felicity joined the Media & Broadcast team in 2015, bringing a wealth of experience from her previous marketing roles within the wider BT Wholesale business. She joined BT in 1999 and has spent most of her career working in Sales, Industry Engagement and Marketing. During this time, she has looked after a number of strategic customers, brought new products to market and delivered numerous successful sales campaigns.

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Dominik Wrona

TV Outside Broadcast Manager

Dominik has led TV Outside Broadcast (TVOB) in 2017. With a passion for innovation, Dominik led on the deliveries of multiple world firsts and latest technology integrations into the OB portfolio. Most noticeably: the adoption of UHD HDR in the UK, BISS CA integration and one of world first live 8K broadcasts. Dominik has been recognised by IBC, as a finalist for the Young Pioneer of the Year award in 2019.


Since joining BT in 2016, Dominik previously worked in the Strategy for BT Ventures businesses, supporting 10 different business units with their individual and holistic deliverables. He joined us as an alumni of Kings College London where he graduated with an MSc in International Management.

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