Nick Fawbert is its Head of Digital Enterprise wef 1st August 2013. He brings with him some 20 years’ experience in the media industry. Based in Singapore since 2007, Nick was instrumental in the formation of the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) in Singapore, getting key industry players onboard the IAB to develop the local digital ecosystem. Prior to joining MediaCorp, he was CEO, Third Space Consulting, a boutique SEA interactive digital media consultancy firm.
Reporting to MediaCorp CEO, Shaun Seow, Nick will help create and grow digital revenue streams for the company’s entire range of platforms and products. In addition, he will build on digital initiatives started by MediaCorp this year. which include investments in e-tailer, Reebonz and games publisher Cubinet, and the launch of an incubator scheme where MediaCorp nurtures start-ups in technologies relevant to the company’s core businesses.
MediaCorp CEO Shaun Seow says: “I welcome Nick to the team and look forward to his insights on the digital space a key focus of MediaCorp. His joining is indeed timely, seeing how the company’s been riding the digital wave, building up a range of popular assets and investing in an e-tailer and an online games publisher. I’m confident he will add to the strength and depth of our management team to deliver content that engages, entertains and enriches audiences.”