Richard Williams

Richard Williams is General Manager for Video on Demand

Richard Williams

Richard is responsible for UKTV's video on demand offering across all platforms, including the strategic planning and operational activity of the direct-to-consumer app, UKTV Play.

UKTV Play launched in 2014 and is now the company's fastest growing brand. Richard is charged with expanding UKTV Play commercially and editorially whilst continuing to deliver a service that represents UKTV's portfolio of channels with a compelling and unique content offering.

Richard's background in digital and editorial is comprehensive having previously worked at Virgin Media, Yahoo, ITV and BBC Vision where he's been responsible for digital programme commissioning, app development and multiplatform production.