Gareth is a seasoned digital product leader who has led multi-award-winning (including Webby® and Bafta) global teams behind some of the world's most loved digital products. He began his digital career in the early 2000s and today is the founder of Digital Product Group, a London based digital consultancy firm. Gareth began his professional career as part of the team behind BBC News digital in its early days, going on to lead product (inc. strategy, design, development) for BBC News online globally. He is truly passionate about news, content and digital spaces. During his career, he has also supported CNN and the Telegraph as a Director and Head of Product, respectively. Gareth went on to head up product for CNN globally outside the US, with teams in London, Hong Kong, and the Middle East. Thanks to his entrepreneurial mindset, today he leads his own company's efforts to work with start-ups to corporations on their digital strategies, product development and consumer focussed business growth. He is a product leader who values design and really understands the impact that customer experience focus can have. Gareth has wide-ranging knowledge across product and strategy and combines this industry experience with a can-do approach to deliver products that meet the business’s goals.