VP Europe

Chris joined Spotify towards the end of 2016 in the newly created role of UK Country Manager. Starting off in the world of press, spending significant time at The Guardian, he saw his way into outdoor media moving from Exterion, to AMScreen before becoming Managing Director of Primesight prior to Spotify.

Chris brings with him a wealth of experience in the media industry. As such he is a respected and valued industry leader known for inspiring and managing highly successful teams resulting in various awards and accolades along the way.

Chris lives in London with his two children and has a somewhat eclectic list of passions including cycling, yoga, meditation, kick boxing, drumming, snow boarding and supporting his beloved Liverpool FC. 

Judging panel

David Barker

Managing Director and SVP, EMEA

Jurgita Rudzyte

Director of Marketing, EMEA
BlisMedia Ltd

Greg Carroll

‎Director of Programmatic Advertising UK

Nick Buckley

Group Director of Digital at L'Oréal

Rafe Blandford

Mobile Strategist
DigitasLBi UK

Mirela Cialai

Global Digital Marketing Manager
Zinio LLC

Vincent Coyle

Head of Digital Marketing

Mark Cody


Kate Cuthbertson

Head of Engagement
first direct

Marcus Dyer

Managing Director

Milton Elias

Head of Mobile & Video
News UK

Marco Bertozzi

VP Europe

Matt Jones

Head of Mobile Strategy
Manning Gottlieb OMD

Gladys Kong

Chief Executive Officer

Patricia Lopez

Head of Mobext
Havas Media and Mobext

Alex Luff

Managing Director
Omobono UK

Ben Rickard

Digital Partner & Head of Mobile (EMEA)
MEC Global

David Skerrett

Managing Partner

Ross Sleight

Chief Strategy Officer

Bill Sullivan

European Marketing Leader