CEO, Asia Video Industry Association (AVIA)
Louis Boswell is the Chief Executive Officer of AVIA, the Asia Video Industry Association. As CEO his remit is to lead the industry through championing all broad-based initiatives that result in a more vibrant and healthy video ecosystem. This includes being at the forefront of industry research, supporting evolving business models, understanding the role of technology, representing the industry in conversations with regulators and taking a leading role in eliminating piracy.
Mr Boswell’s background in Asia includes senior positions at Discovery, ESPN Star Sports, BBC, AETN All Asia Networks and, most recently, as the General Manager, Asia for Da Vinci. His experience includes leading businesses in Japan, Korea, Hong Kong, Singapore, Taiwan and all of the major markets in southeast Asia.
Mr Boswell has a degree in Chinese from Oxford University.