We are team Oovvuu

Ricky Sutton

Founder / CEO

Journalist, documentary-maker and former news editor of major media brands in the UK and Australia including News Corp, MSN and Fairfax.

ricky@oovvuu.com

Greg Moore

Founder / CTO

Video tech and ad integration specialist, with deep knowledge of Ooyala, Brightcove, Google DFP, CDNs, Amazon cloud, IBM’s Watson and artificial intelligence.

greg@oovvuu.com

Ross McCreath

Founder / CFO

Senior media exec with a background in finance and commercial. Founder and CFO of Australia’s first pay TV operator, CFO of Southern Star and TV network WIN.

ross@oovvuu.com

Stuart Waite

Investor / Advisor

Investor, mentor and digital transformation expert. Previously led strategic direction across mobile, web and TV at News Corp and other global companies.

Andrew Muller

Lead Engineer

Eighteen years architecting solutions for Ooyala, Telstra, NSW Health, Sony Music, Panasonic and Nat Geo. Expert in PHP, AJAX, JavaScript and HTML.

andrew@oovvuu.com

Andrew Sainsbury

Editorial Producer

Journalist with 20 years’ experience in online, TV and radio at Australia’s current affairs program Dateline at SBS, and previously at ITV and BBC News in the UK.

andrews@oovvuu.com

Advisory board

Bismarck Lepe

Founder Ooyala and Wizeline

Built Google AdSense network before raising $10 million and launching Ooyala. Stanford graduate, Bis has now created AI bot business Wizeline.

Florian Pestoni

Head of Revenue, Facebook

Product and analytics lead at the social network globally. Florian just delivered an US$8.6 billion quarter. Previously led Flash development at Adobe.

Tristan Leaver

Commercial Director BBC.com

Business lead for www.BBC.com with a billion monthly page views. Tristan was earlier head of business development at The Guardian and digital GM at The Wall Street Journal.

As we matured our multi-media strategy, we realised we needed to add a depth and breadth of video content to cover the diversity of the topics and stories we tell. It was impressive just how quickly we could bring these capabilities to the market by partnering with Ricky and the Oovvuu team.

Alisa BowenNews Corp

The service Oovvuu offers both in Australia and internationally is without compare. They have an efficiency and regard for product that is unparalleled with prompt reporting, payment and analysis of audience and data.

Michael Wrenn, Invisible Republic

Oovvuu have led the development of this emerging area of the market and have an impressive vision for the future. We are proud to be able to say that Reel is involved, and we have no hesitation in encouraging others to embark on the journey.

Mark ButlerReel Corp

Oovvuu utilises the embedding of video into news stories and the team have found possibly the most practical and measurable way of scaling. News publishers are hungry for solutions like this.

Gil ScrineBeamafilm