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Adstream connects the world’s marketing and advertising ecosystem. We started small in Australia in 2001, and are now the worlds leading ad workflow, management, and cross-media distribution provider, with 500 employees and offices in 30 countries worldwide.

About us

We manage your media content two ways:

First, through powerful applications and intuitive user interfaces that create elegant connections between people, systems, and destinations.

 

Second, through the dedicated staff supporting our services 24/7. We’ve turned troubleshooting into an art form. We know the exact requirements for media campaigns. Ultimately, we allow you to spend more time thinking creatively and acting competitively.

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offices across countries serving over amazing clients

Local knowledge
Global presence & connections
24/7 support

42 offices across

30 countries serving

5000 amazing clients

Central Mangement Team

Adstream’s Executive Chairman is committed to the global success of the Adstream business and the Global Adstream team. Joining Adstream in 2012, Bruce is instrumental in guiding Adstream towards success.
Bruce is a Director of private investment company Paul Ramsay Holdings Pty Ltd and a member of the Library Board of Victoria. Previously the CEO of Sensis Pty Ltd for seven years and Director of Foxtel for twelve years, Bruce brings exceptional skills and knowledge to the Adstream team.
The leader of the Adstream team, Gerry joined Adstream in 2013 after a long association with the company going back to 2004. He brings a considerable depth of experience in complex operating environments and IT and systems architecture, essential to leading Adstream to continued success.
An accomplished business leader with experience in the media and advertising industry, Gerry was a board member of Foxtel for 6 years and the COO of Sensis Pty Ltd where he was largely responsible for the digital and IT strategy.
The champion of Adstream’s business vision, Ian leads our product strategy, marketing and corporate partnerships.
With a passion for founding media start-ups and dissecting a new market, Ian has been growing businesses in Australia and the UK since graduating from London Business School with an MBA.
He joined Adstream in 2012, and has amassed a stunning amount of frequent flyer points in his quest to develop sound partnerships with some of the largest brands and media companies in the world. With a background in strategy consulting, Ian brings experience working with large brands and helping them adjust to the changing world.
Warwick has spent over 30 years in the media sector and held positions as CFO and CEO in publicly listed companies in the US and Australia. He is a qualified lawyer and CPA, and holds an MBA from Louisiana State University.
Daniel joined Adstream in 2007 and has been Adstream’s CFO since 2009. He has played a key role in the management of Adstream’s expansion throughout Europe, the United States, Latin America and Asia during that period.

Daniel spent his early career at the niche Media Accountancy Firm, Martin Greene Ravden, where he specialised in providing financial advice to clients in the TV, Film and Music sector. Prior to joining Adstream Daniel was Head of Financial Planning for the Columbia Records label, Sony Music.

Daniel is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales.
Lisa has been in the advertising industry for over twenty five years. She worked in account management for leading agencies in the UK and North America during the 80s and early 90s including a spell brand-side. In 1996 seeing a niche opportunity in the market she opened the doors at The Traffic Bureau (TTB) to provide outsourced TV admin services to agencies, advertisers and brands. Eighteen years later, TTB is the largest outsourced traffic specialist in the UK and the only one with international expertise. In 2006 she joined forces with Adstream and TTB became a wholly owned subsidiary enabling a truly end to end service. In recent years Lisa has undertaken a much broader role within the Adstream world and now oversees all global operations including her indomitable team at TTB.
A driving force in the Adstream business, Jodie motivates Adstreamers by transforming and invigorating business performance to achieve commercial and operational success.
With a combination of high-level sales operational experience and people management in strategy and business planning, remuneration and incentives, budget management, employee engagement and cultural development, Jodie is connecting Adstreamers worldwide.
Andy joined Adstream 10 years ago as MD of our London office. He doubled the size of the UK business in 3 years and then became MD of our European business, leading the expansion of TV delivery activities into Italy, Germany and Western Europe.

More recently, Andy had been responsible for driving our Global activity, building strategic partnerships with our growing number of Global Brand and Agency clients.
Andy has spent the past 25 years in software development building large, scalable and high availability business critical platforms. Since joining Adstream in 2003, he has overseen the transition of its technology from a startup to building out the Adstream global enterprise platform across 116 countries. He has driven the transition of the Adstream platform into the cloud, and implemented highly secure media-centric asset management and delivery applications, servicing clients and brands worldwide. As CTO Andy is responsible for setting the technology vision and strategy for Adstream, including 3rd party integrations and technology partnerships.
Our Product Management & Development guru Katie delivers Adstream’s vision. She is responsible for leading the development of our world class Digital Asset Management and Distribution technologies. Katie has extensive experience in product management and development, having worked for mobile giant Nokia as Marketing Solutions Development Manager running the global marketing asset program & Implementation processes and as the Development Project Manager for the Marcopolo and Byblos tools.
Anna is an inspirational leader of our renowned Professional Services and Customer Care with a track record of excellence, overseeing global service operations including implementation, solutions delivery, professional services and customer care and support.

Since joining Adstream in 2008 she has found solutions to organisational challenges by developing strategies, improving processes and efficiencies. Anna is an evangelist of effortless experience across services, systems and solutions and is constantly seeking ways to improve.
Responsible for the development and delivery of Adstream’s product and technology platform, Mark takes hands on approach in all aspects of providing solid technical solutions for our customers; from scoping to deployment on a production environment.
With a solid background in Software Architecture and Development on enterprise scale systems for large global companies, Mark joined Adstream in 2011 and brings his wealth of experience to Adstream’s next generation solutions.
Based at our London HQ, you will find him holding his own happily debating about the latest and greatest technologies, but also find he is surprisingly normal for a techie.
Mike heads up technical operations for Adstream, he is responsible for the global service systems and infrastructure supporting adstream’s 40,000+ delivery destinations, ensuring that the Adstream platform scales and responds to the global demands put upon it.

Mike joined Adstream in 2009 and with an engineering background he has since revolutionised Adstream’s media delivery network and IT production infrastructure.

Bruce Akhurst

Executive Chairman

Bruce Akhurst

Executive Chairman
Adstream’s Executive Chairman is committed to the global success of the Adstream business and the Global Adstream team. Joining Adstream in 2012, Bruce is instrumental in guiding Adstream towards success.
Bruce is a Director of private investment company Paul Ramsay Holdings Pty Ltd and a member of the Library Board of Victoria. Previously the CEO of Sensis Pty Ltd for seven years and Director of Foxtel for twelve years, Bruce brings exceptional skills and knowledge to the Adstream team.

Gerry Sutton

Chief Executive Officer

Gerry Sutton

Chief Executive Officer
The leader of the Adstream team, Gerry joined Adstream in 2013 after a long association with the company going back to 2004. He brings a considerable depth of experience in complex operating environments and IT and systems architecture, essential to leading Adstream to continued success.
An accomplished business leader with experience in the media and advertising industry, Gerry was a board member of Foxtel for 6 years and the COO of Sensis Pty Ltd where he was largely responsible for the digital and IT strategy.

Ian Wheal

Global Strategy Director

Ian Wheal

Global Strategy Director
The champion of Adstream’s business vision, Ian leads our product strategy, marketing and corporate partnerships.
With a passion for founding media start-ups and dissecting a new market, Ian has been growing businesses in Australia and the UK since graduating from London Business School with an MBA.
He joined Adstream in 2012, and has amassed a stunning amount of frequent flyer points in his quest to develop sound partnerships with some of the largest brands and media companies in the world. With a background in strategy consulting, Ian brings experience working with large brands and helping them adjust to the changing world.

Warwick Syphers

Commercial Director

Warwick Syphers

Commercial Director
Warwick has spent over 30 years in the media sector and held positions as CFO and CEO in publicly listed companies in the US and Australia. He is a qualified lawyer and CPA, and holds an MBA from Louisiana State University.

Daniel Mark

Chief Financial Officer

Daniel Mark

Chief Financial Officer
Daniel joined Adstream in 2007 and has been Adstream’s CFO since 2009. He has played a key role in the management of Adstream’s expansion throughout Europe, the United States, Latin America and Asia during that period.

Daniel spent his early career at the niche Media Accountancy Firm, Martin Greene Ravden, where he specialised in providing financial advice to clients in the TV, Film and Music sector. Prior to joining Adstream Daniel was Head of Financial Planning for the Columbia Records label, Sony Music.

Daniel is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales.

Lisa Lavender

Global Operations Director

Lisa Lavender

Global Operations Director
Lisa has been in the advertising industry for over twenty five years. She worked in account management for leading agencies in the UK and North America during the 80s and early 90s including a spell brand-side. In 1996 seeing a niche opportunity in the market she opened the doors at The Traffic Bureau (TTB) to provide outsourced TV admin services to agencies, advertisers and brands. Eighteen years later, TTB is the largest outsourced traffic specialist in the UK and the only one with international expertise. In 2006 she joined forces with Adstream and TTB became a wholly owned subsidiary enabling a truly end to end service. In recent years Lisa has undertaken a much broader role within the Adstream world and now oversees all global operations including her indomitable team at TTB.

Jodie Thompson

People and Culture Director

Jodie Thompson

People and Culture Director
A driving force in the Adstream business, Jodie motivates Adstreamers by transforming and invigorating business performance to achieve commercial and operational success.
With a combination of high-level sales operational experience and people management in strategy and business planning, remuneration and incentives, budget management, employee engagement and cultural development, Jodie is connecting Adstreamers worldwide.

Andy Hopkinson

Head of Global Accounts

Andy Hopkinson

Head of Global Accounts
Andy joined Adstream 10 years ago as MD of our London office. He doubled the size of the UK business in 3 years and then became MD of our European business, leading the expansion of TV delivery activities into Italy, Germany and Western Europe.

More recently, Andy had been responsible for driving our Global activity, building strategic partnerships with our growing number of Global Brand and Agency clients.

Andy Jones

Chief Technology Officer

Andy Jones

Chief Technology Officer
Andy has spent the past 25 years in software development building large, scalable and high availability business critical platforms. Since joining Adstream in 2003, he has overseen the transition of its technology from a startup to building out the Adstream global enterprise platform across 116 countries. He has driven the transition of the Adstream platform into the cloud, and implemented highly secure media-centric asset management and delivery applications, servicing clients and brands worldwide. As CTO Andy is responsible for setting the technology vision and strategy for Adstream, including 3rd party integrations and technology partnerships.

Katie Nykanen

Global Product and Development Director

Katie Nykanen

Global Product and Development Director
Our Product Management & Development guru Katie delivers Adstream’s vision. She is responsible for leading the development of our world class Digital Asset Management and Distribution technologies. Katie has extensive experience in product management and development, having worked for mobile giant Nokia as Marketing Solutions Development Manager running the global marketing asset program & Implementation processes and as the Development Project Manager for the Marcopolo and Byblos tools.

Anna Buffard

Global Professional Services & Customer Care Director

Anna Buffard

Global Professional Services & Customer Care Director
Anna is an inspirational leader of our renowned Professional Services and Customer Care with a track record of excellence, overseeing global service operations including implementation, solutions delivery, professional services and customer care and support.

Since joining Adstream in 2008 she has found solutions to organisational challenges by developing strategies, improving processes and efficiencies. Anna is an evangelist of effortless experience across services, systems and solutions and is constantly seeking ways to improve.

Mark Crowley

Chief Architect

Mark Crowley

Chief Architect
Responsible for the development and delivery of Adstream’s product and technology platform, Mark takes hands on approach in all aspects of providing solid technical solutions for our customers; from scoping to deployment on a production environment.
With a solid background in Software Architecture and Development on enterprise scale systems for large global companies, Mark joined Adstream in 2011 and brings his wealth of experience to Adstream’s next generation solutions.
Based at our London HQ, you will find him holding his own happily debating about the latest and greatest technologies, but also find he is surprisingly normal for a techie.

Michael Cowler

Chief Technical Operations

Michael Cowler

Chief Technical Operations
Mike heads up technical operations for Adstream, he is responsible for the global service systems and infrastructure supporting adstream’s 40,000+ delivery destinations, ensuring that the Adstream platform scales and responds to the global demands put upon it.

Mike joined Adstream in 2009 and with an engineering background he has since revolutionised Adstream’s media delivery network and IT production infrastructure.