Dirk Anthony - Acting Chair
Dirk Anthony is a senior media and management consultant and executive coach. He works with media and non-media companies to build alignment between strategy and implementation in the UK, European, Australian, UAE and African markets. Dirk also advises organisations and executives on how to understand, communicate with and influence their stakeholders. He worked extensively as a coach to creative and senior executive talent.
As Director at SBS Australia, Dirk led a team of 200 to transform the provision of News, Information, and Audience engagement across radio, TV, online, mobile & social platforms, in over 60 languages. He was Group Content Director of GCap Media; responsible for broadcast and digital content across the UK’s largest commercial radio group. Prior to this Dirk led the content integration of Capital Radio Group Plc and GWR Group, contributing towards a £200 million GBP turnover, with 2,000 staff.
Dirk is an accredited Henley Business School coach, having been awarded their Professional Certificate, and is in the process of completing their MSc programme in Coaching and Behavioural Change.