Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Thomas started his business career in the technology sector with Hewlett-Packard Co. in Sweden. Following an MBA programme at INSEAD (1981-1982) he moved into a career in investment banking. He started with Bankers Trust in 1981, moving to Kidder Peabody & Co. Inc. in 1982. In 1984 he joined Morgan Stanley where he worked as a stockbroker in the London market becoming an executive director in 1987. He left Morgan Stanley in 1997 to commit full-time to Yes Television. Thomas was a finalist in the UK's Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award in 1999 and 2000. Thomas started Goal TV in 2004.
Chief Financial Officer
Laurence has worked in Pay TV, Broadband TV and Mobile media companies in both start-ups and multi-national companies. Prior to joining Yes Media in 2004, Laurence held senior positions in CLP Telecom and GTS Europe. Laurence received an MBA from Kent Business School in the UK and a bachelorís degree from Leicester University, England.
Janette started her career working in Marketing Partnership in the Australian Sports Commission. Prior to joining , she also worked at the International Management Group (IMG) and the National Basketball Association (NBA). At Yes Media, Janette oversees the day to day operations, the business development and partnerships for the channels. She graduated from Columbia University and University of Sydney majoring in Sports and Journalism.