Chief Executive, Together
Alex Kann is the Chief Executive of Together. Together is the UK’s leading purpose-driven broadcast and digital entertainment brand. We use inspiring content as a catalyst for social change, connecting millions of people to campaigns and causes through TV, video and digital technology. We reach 25m homes through our 24-hour TV channel on Freeview, Sky, Virgin and freesat, along with catch-up and social video clips on Facebook, YouTube, My5 and DailyMotion.
Together is the first cooperatively-owned national broadcaster and media brand, and we are powered by support from 20 leading media companies including the public service broadcasters, platform operators, web giants and newspaper groups. Over 4 million people engage with our content each month and we are growing each month.
Alex has been with Together and its previous incarnation as Community Channel since 2010, and prior to this Alex was at the BBC and BBC Worldwide for eight years, working on BBC iPlayer’s launch team, global VOD projects, digital commissioning, continuing dramas and corporate M&A.
He is also the Chairman of the board of Trustees for My Life Films, the dementia life-story charity. Alex leads on setting the strategy for My Life Films and helps the team navigate the third sector by providing advice on governance, fundraising and social impact. Alex was also a director of the VOD regulator ATVOD.