Melanie Marchant

Head of Emerging Technology

  • LocationHenley-on-Thames, United Kingdom



  • Mentoring
  • Innovation
  • Innovation Strategy

Work history


Head of Emerging Technology

Turner Broadcasting System

Jan 2007
  • * Driving future growth through innovation * Thought leader and evangelist across media and digital technology * Focus on innovation and transformation of Turner’s digital business * Outreach & engagement with entrepreneurs and the start-up community * Early identification of investment opportunities * Managed projects focused on organisational change – one such project led to an increase in distribution revenue of $500k in the first year alone * Led a global, cross-functional team on solutions and roadmap for Turner’s Over the top (OTT) product offering * Turner’s representative on the Mobile VCE and BMCO boards (now IPTV Forum)