Ed is a Lead Architect in the BBC’s Technology Strategy and Architecture group. He’s currently looking at 5G (as a member of the UK5G Creative Industries Working Group) and next generation media networks. Before working for the BBC, Ed spent the previous 12 years in ICT consulting roles, with a proven track record of delivering high-quality, business-focused solutions to clients. Prior to that he led the Innovation and Research team at a UK bank, identifying and exploiting innovative technologies.