Head of UK Publishing
Chris Kerwin is Head of Publishing with BBC Worldwide in the UK, with responsibility for the BBC Good Food brand across all platforms, as well as the publishing activity for BBC Top Gear. Chris has worked at BBC Worldwide for the past two years and is in the process of implementing a cross-platform brand strategy for Good Food and Top Gear, with a heavy focus on driving digital revenues and profit. Driving digital advertising is a key component of this plan, along with exploring other non-advertising revenue streams. Prior to this role at BBC Worldwide, Chris worked as Digital Controller at Channel 5 (one of the UK’s commercial terrestrial TV stations) and as Publisher of Future Publishing’s T3 brand. He has also completed a previous stint at BBC Worldwide and worked as a Management Consultant.
About BBC Worldwide
BBC Worldwide is the main commercial arm and a wholly owned subsidiary of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC). Its vision is to build the BBC's brands, audiences, commercial returns and reputation across the world. This is achieved through investing in, commercialising and showcasing content from the BBC around the world, in a way that is consistent with BBC standards and values. The business also champions British creativity globally.