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1 & 2 APR `20 STATION BERLIN
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Jim Egan

BBC Global News CEO

Jim Egan is CEO of BBC Global News, the BBC’s commercial news subsidiary, which operates the BBC World News channel and bbc.com digital properties around the world.

Jim Egan is CEO of BBC Global News, the BBC’s commercial news subsidiary, which operates the BBC World News channel and bbc.com digital properties around the world. The combined global audience for BBC World News and bbc.com exceeds 120 million adults each week.

Jim joined the BBC in 2007 after a spell as Specialist Adviser to the UK Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport. He was previously Director of Strategy at Ofcom, the UK's communications and media regulator. Prior to these public sector appointments Jim's career was in the private sector, as a Strategy Consultant at PricewaterhouseCoopers and also as Business Development Manager for BSkyB – Europe’s leading pay-TV operator.

Jim has degrees from Oxford University in the UK and Johns Hopkins University in the USA. He is married with four children.