BBC Player (SVOD)

BBC Player is a authenticated multi-genre SVOD (Subscription Video On Demand) service that allows viewers to watch the very best of BBC programmes anytime and anywhere – via a free app on a smartphone or a tablet. The suite of BBC channels is available on the service – BBC First, BBC Earth, BBC Lifestyle, BBC Brit, CBeebies and BBC World News. Viewers can catch the shows online or download to watch offline for up to 30 days. It is also available online at www.bbcplayer.com

Owned by / Company 

BBC Worldwide is the main commercial arm and a wholly owned subsidiary of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC). This is achieved through investing in, commercialising and showcasing content from the BBC around the world, in a way that is consistent with BBC standards and values. The business also champions British creativity globally. In 2015/16, BBC Worldwide generated headline profits of £133.8m and headline sales of £1,029.4m and returned a record £222.2m to the BBC.

Who's who 

David Weiland
EVP, Asia
E: david.weiland@bbc.com
Kelvin Yau
GM, Greater China
E: kelvin.yau@bbc.com
Myleeta Aga
SVP & GM, India and Creative Lead Asia
E: myleeta.aga@bbc.com
Soojin Chung
General Manager, Northeast Asia
E: soojin.chung@bbc.com
Ryan Shiotani
VP, Content, Asia
E: ryan.shiotani@bbc.com
Shad Hashmi
Head of Operations, Asia
E: shad.hashmi@bbc.com
Julia Nocciolino
VP, Brands & Commercial, Asia
E: julia.nocciolino@bbc.com
Naveen Jhunjhunwala
COO, BBC World News, India
E: naveen.jhunjhunwala@bbc.com

Affiliate Sales Contacts
Southeast Asia: Cheryl Png
Senior Affiliate Sales Manager
E: cheryl.png@bbc.com
Southeast Asia: Harry Tarjanto
Affiliate Sales Manager
E: harry.tarjanto@bbc.com
South Asia: Sunil Joshi
Head of Distribution, India
E: sunil.joshi@bbc.com
Korea: Jee-Yeon Kim
Affiliate and Digital Sales Manager
E: jee-yeon.kim@bbc.com
Greater China: Otto Leong
Director, Affiliate Sales
E: otto.leong@bbc.com

Programme Acquisition Contacts
Southeast Asia: Gayatri Singh
Senior Sales Manager
E: gayatri.singh@bbc.com
India: Stanley Fernandes
Director, TV & Digital Sales
E: stanley.fernandes@bbc.com
Japan: Miyuki Kinoshita
Head of Sales, TV & Digital
E: miyuki.kinoshita@bbc.com
Korea: Jee-Yeon Kim
Affiliate and Digital Sales Manager
E: jee-yeon.kim@bbc.com
China: Kelvin Yau
GM, Greater China
E: Kelvin.yau@bbc.com

Target audience 

BBC Player appeals to PMETs, parents, who seeks entertainment on the move.

Advertising Sales 

John Williams
VP, ASEAN & India, BBC Advertising
E: john.williams@bbc.com
Katy Xu
VP, Greater China and North Asia, BBC Advertising
E: katy.xu@bbc.com
Korea: Jee-Yeon Kim
Affiliate and Digital Sales Manager
E: jee-yeon.kim@bbc.com
Kenny Hau
Advertising Strategic Partnership and Development Director, Southeast Asia
E: kenny.hau@bbc.com

Address 

BBC Worldwide Asia
3 Anson Road #17-03 Springleaf Tower
Singapore 079909
T: +65 6849 5511
W: www.bbcasia.com; www.bbc.com; www.bbcworldwide.com
FB: www.facebook.com/BBCEarth
Twitter: @BBCEarthAsia, @BBCWorld