|External Position||A+E Networks’ General Manager UK and SVP of Content and Creative, EMEA|
Heather Jones is A+E Networks’ General Manager UK and Senior Vice President of Content and Creative for the EMEA region. Heather was elected as COBA chair by members in December 2018 and leads the work of the board in setting COBA’s strategy and overseeing the work of the executive.
She joined A+E in 2013 as VP programming. In her current role she provides strategic direction and management support across the company’s EMEA operations. She also oversees content and creative strategy and activity in all EMEA territories, and is the key EMEA partner regarding new shows and formats from the UK. As General Manager UK, she has responsibility for all aspects of the UK business.
Previously, Heather was managing director of North One Television, part of the All3Media group, and before that director of television at Viacom in the UK. She has also worked at Paramount Comedy, Flextech, Buena Vista Television and Euro Disney.