Ben Walmsley was appointed Digital Commercial Director in May 2016. Ben leads the teams selling advertising across the News UK digital portfolio, driving the commercial product strategy and the operations teams delivering and optimising campaigns.
Prior to joining News UK, Ben held several leadership positions at ad technology company Sizmek, having joined in 2011 from Yahoo! where he led a team driving strategic partnerships across the EMEA region.
Inspired by the impact of technology on the future of content production and consumption, Ben’s focus at News UK is the creation of trusted, engaging and innovative advertising experiences to secure the future of great journalism on all platforms