GMG appoints Virgin's Berkett as non-exec

LONDON - Guardian Media Group has appointed Virgin Media's chief executive, Neil Berkett, as a non-executive director.

Neil Berkett: appointed non-executive director of GMG
Neil Berkett: appointed non-executive director of GMG

Berkett joined ntl, Virgin Media's predecessor, as chief operating officer in September 2005 and was appointed chief executive of Virgin Media in March 2008.

He has more than 25 years' experience in customer-facing industries.

Previous roles include managing director, distribution, at Lloyds TSB (UK); chief operating officer at Prudential Assurance Company UK; head of retail at St George Bank; senior general manager at the Australian division of Citibank; and chief executive at Eastwest Airlines Australia.

 

 

Have your say...

Before commenting please read our rules for commenting on articles.

If you see a comment you find offensive, you can flag it as inappropriate. In the top right-hand corner of an individual comment, you will see 'flag as inappropriate'. Clicking this prompts us to review the comment. For further information see our rules for commenting on articles.

comments powered by Disqus
Media Week Jobs
Search for more media jobs

Latest

Google takes over Silicon Roundabout

Google takes over Silicon Roundabout

Google has launched a digital outdoor campaign at Silicon Roundabout in Old Street, London, featuring practical information for locals.

Share
Vax in seven-figure C4 sponsorship deal

Vax in seven-figure C4 sponsorship deal

Vax, the floor care brand, has signed a seven-figure sponsorship deal with Channel 4, for which it has created idents starring Miranda Hart.

Share
AOP study confirms native ads have the power to connect

AOP study confirms native ads have the power to connect

Nearly two-thirds (59%) of consumers find native advertising interesting and informative, and a third are more likely to trust it than traditional advertising, according to a new report.

Share

Get news by email