Simon Haywood is the Dell EMC CTO for Media and Entertainment in EMEA - focusing on workflows, solutions and outcomes for customers across the region. He brings to the role experience of diverse challenges from across the industry, and a natural familiarity with the product portfolio of Dell EMC.
Simon has extensive industry experience - specialising in media asset management, content creation, real-time operations and news and sports - working with vendors and partners from across the globe to design, validate and optimise solutions.
Before joining the Dell EMC team, Simon worked for both the BBC and ITN in the United Kingdom and was an independent broadcast consultant working on several projects across the globe. Simon has designed and implemented solutions for large multi-channel news operations, has architected innovative workflows to enable geo-dispersed news-gathering teams, and has supported environments ranging from educational institutions to major broadcasters, to online video portals.