Staff changes for NEP

Keith Lane will lead the strategic development of NEP’s Discovery / Eurosport relationship

NEP announced it has further strengthened its team with the appointment of Keith Lane as Vice President, Client Services – Discovery / Eurosport. Based at NEP’s UK offices, the role will have Lane leading the strategic development of the Discovery and Eurosport relationship.

Keith Lane. Source: © BSkyB/Andrea Southam

Prior to working at NEP, Keith held the position of Director of Operations at Sky Sports for seven years. Using his extensive technical and production knowledge he has experience across a wide area of broadcast services, including: play-out, channel management, content management, outside broadcast, and during his time at Sky Sports, he also oversaw a number of technical advances and innovations.

NEP has worldwide teams assisting Discovery and Eurosport across a wide range of services and geographies. Lane’s focus will be on driving NEP’s superior service and supporting these teams to further deepen the Discovery / Eurosport relationship.

Speaking of the appointment, Steve Jenkins, President, NEP UK & Ireland, commented “We are committed to deep relationships with our clients, and Keith’s extensive background in sports broadcasting absolutely complements NEP and Discovery / Eurosport’s future plans.”

Keith Lane stressed it would be a exciting time to be joining the NEP as the Discovery / Eurosport account keeps growing. He is looking forward to working closely with the global teams and to further build NEP’s relationship with the channels.

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