Ben Sales
Head of Partnerships (London)

Ben is responsible for working with the wider Sky business to define the main areas of strategic focus and working with the startup community to identify new businesses that will bring strategic value to these wider business goals. 

Prior to joining the Start Ups team, Ben was responsible for the Apps and IP experiences on Sky’s new platform, Sky Q. In this role Ben led the team who designed and developed several ground breaking experiences including custom Vevo, Airplay, News, Sports, Photos TV apps and the development of new IP driven content sections bringing the best of Music and Online Video to the Sky Q platform. 

Ben has an M.Eng degree from Bath University, studying Innovation and Engineering Design, and has both product and commercial experience previously working for Dyson as a Design Engineer, and a Cambridge based Strategy Consultancy.  

When not in the office, Ben can be found on the water or riding his bike – often up one of the great climbs across Europe.