Friday, February 1, 2013

New CTO at MediaCorp

Joseph Igoe New CTO of MediaCorp
 According to CNA dated 28 Jan 2013,  MediaCorp has appointed Joseph Igoe as its Chief Technology Officer (CTO). Basically in charge of the Engineering and Technology Department that spans an area covering from studio facilities to broadcast transmitters , the CTO  position was known by many other names over the years eg Chief Engineer, Director (Engineering) Senior Vice President (Engineering), Group CTO, Managing Director (Engineering)etc.

Mr Igoe was a  former CTO at WGBH, a public broadcaster based in Boston, Massachusetts. He has worked in various leading US broadcast company . 

Effective Feb 2013  he will report to MediaCorp CEO Shaun Seow in developing a strategic plan and technology roadmap to support and grow the company's business in Singapore and beyond.

Other comments:
Previously (over the last 50 years) the post was held  by the following :
George Ang
Sebastian Tan
Lam Lychow
Tay Joo Thong
Mock Pak Lam
Wee Way Kiat

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Interestingly, I have worked with almost all these guys from Sebastian Tan to Wee Way Kiat.