Jamie joined BT Sport in 2012 as the Chief Operating Officer to build the infrastructure, broadcast chain and operating model for the launch of BT Sport. In 2013 BT Sport 1, BT Sport 2 and BT Sport ESPN all started broadcasting from the brand new purpose-built studio facility on Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. From the 1st August 2015, the BT Sport offering has been expanded to 13 channel outlets, delivering exclusive Champions League and Europa League coverage, as well as the launch of Europe’s first 4k UHD sports channel.
Jamie started his TV career as a transport coordinator at the BBC. Since then he has had roles including Head of Sourcing Production Resources and culminating as the Head of Production L2012 – responsible for the BBC’s multiplatform coverage of the Olympics, Paralympics and other key national events in 2012.
“Innovation is at its core of BT Sport in our drive to keep taking our audiences to the ‘Heart of Sport’.”