BSG is supported by a secretariat provided by techUK. The secretariat’s role includes drafting policy proposals, maintaining stakeholder relations and providing administrative support.
CEO – Matthew Evans
Matthew is CEO of the BSG having joined the organisation as Policy Manager in April 2014.
Matthew joined the BSG from Arqiva’s public policy team where he worked for over two years across the broadcast and telecoms markets. Before that he was a researcher for an MP at Westminster.
Matthew has a First Class degree in Modern History and Politics from the University of Wales, Aberystwyth.
Policy Manager – Sarah Shepherd
Sarah joined the Broadband Stakeholder Group as Policy Manager in November 2017.
Sarah’s background lies in regulation and international policy having several years’ experience working on communication (predominantly telecoms and broadcasting) policy in both the public (European Parliament) and private sector.
Sarah has lived and worked extensively abroad and has a degree in International Trade from a US University and has spent many years living and working in both Spain and Belgium. Following a return to the UK Sarah worked for Everything Everywhere in the regulatory and public affairs team.