Mr. Ted Hall, director of research and analysis at IHS Markit, evaluates new trends impacting the pay-TV business.
Ted leads syndicated research and consultancy projects that address business-critical questions for companies operating in the TV space. His areas of responsibility include tracking and analyzing key new trends affecting the TV industry and assessing the impact these will have on pay-TV operators, broadcasters, content owners and other important players across the value chain.
Ted joined IHS Markit in 2015. He has been analyzing the TV industry since 2006, contributing to research, including reports, case studies, trackers and datasets, on a wide range of areas. Topics frequently covered include pay-TV diversification, platform evolution, multiscreen/online video, bundling strategies and channel evolution — all analyzed from a cable, DTH and telco perspective.
He is a regular speaker at industry events, and has presented at conferences in Paris, Shanghai, Brussels and other cities on topics such as the future of video, operator-SVoD partnerships and cable provider content strategies. Ted is widely quoted in trade publications and leading news outlets including the BBC, Financial Times, Bloomberg, The Guardian and Variety.
Ted graduated from the University of Reading, UK, with a first-class Honours degree in English Literature.