Deputy Chair of the UK5G Creative Industries Working Group
Dr Alex Connock is an entrepreneurial and academic specialist in digital video. He is founder of digital content creation company Missile, having previously been MD of Endemol Shine North (2012-17) and co-founder (with Bob Geldof) and CEO of Ten Alps (1998-2011).
He tutors the Creative Entrepreneurship Master's degree at the National Film and Television School, is entrepreneur in residence at Europe’s leading business school INSEAD, and visiting professor at Salford University, Sunderland University and MMU.
He has degrees from Oxford, Columbia universities and INSEAD, and a PhD from Salford. He is also a trustee of UNICEF UK and a director of the Halle Orchestra.