Speakers

Sam Evans

Sam Evans

Position

Partner

Company

Delta Partners

Description

Based in Dubai, Sam is a Partner with more than 11 years’ telecoms, media, technology and sports experience in advisory and industry roles. His primary focus is management consulting and serving clients in the Middle East and globally, with expertise spanning international wholesale, convergence and commercial partnership development. Sam is also responsible for supporting the growth of Delta Partners’ media and sports business.

Sam has extensive experience helping telecoms, media, technology and sports companies with growth strategy definitions, going-to-market, commercial partnership definition and commercial due diligence. He has worked across North America, Europe, Africa, Middle East and southeast Asia with businesses ranging from start-ups to incumbents. Sam has also helped to form and lead the ITW Global Leaders Forum, the executive forum of the international wholesale carrier industry which exists to drive collaborative initiatives and thought leadership within the sector.

Prior to joining Delta Partners, Sam was a Partner with Redshift Strategy and Strategy Director at GSMA where he worked with global mobile operators to develop the industry’s strategic roadmap. He has also held commercial roles with Virgin Media as well as in consulting with Greenwich Consulting and Spectrum Strategy Consultants.

Sam has a BA and MA (Oxon) from Oxford University where he studied PPE. He is fluent in English and conversational in Spanish.

Sessions

The Changing Face of Content: Technology & Consumption

Conference Sessions Wednesday, Oct 23 15:45 - 17:00 150 (Concourse Level 1) Immersive Content
Based in Dubai, Sam is a Partner with more than 11 years’ telecoms, media, technology and sports experience in advisory and industry roles. His primary focus is management consulting and serving clients in the Middle East and globally, with expertise spanning international wholesale, convergence and commercial partnership development. Sam is also responsible for supporting the growth of Delta Partners’ media and sports business. Sam has extensive experience helping telecoms, media, technology and sports companies with growth strategy definitions, going-to-market, commercial partnership definition and commercial due diligence. He has worked across North America, Europe, Africa, Middle East and southeast Asia with businesses ranging from start-ups to incumbents. Sam has also helped to form and lead the ITW Global Leaders Forum, the executive forum of the international wholesale carrier industry which exists to drive collaborative initiatives and thought leadership within the sector. Prior to joining Delta Partners, Sam was a Partner with Redshift Strategy and Strategy Director at GSMA where he worked with global mobile operators to develop the industry’s strategic roadmap. He has also held commercial roles with Virgin Media as well as in consulting with Greenwich Consulting and Spectrum Strategy Consultants. Sam has a BA and MA (Oxon) from Oxford University where he studied PPE. He is fluent in English and conversational in Spanish.

Creating Value through Immersive Experiences

Open Summits Thursday, Oct 24 11:00 - 12:00 5G Entertainment Stage - West Hall Immersive Content
Based in Dubai, Sam is a Partner with more than 11 years’ telecoms, media, technology and sports experience in advisory and industry roles. His primary focus is management consulting and serving clients in the Middle East and globally, with expertise spanning international wholesale, convergence and commercial partnership development. Sam is also responsible for supporting the growth of Delta Partners’ media and sports business. Sam has extensive experience helping telecoms, media, technology and sports companies with growth strategy definitions, going-to-market, commercial partnership definition and commercial due diligence. He has worked across North America, Europe, Africa, Middle East and southeast Asia with businesses ranging from start-ups to incumbents. Sam has also helped to form and lead the ITW Global Leaders Forum, the executive forum of the international wholesale carrier industry which exists to drive collaborative initiatives and thought leadership within the sector. Prior to joining Delta Partners, Sam was a Partner with Redshift Strategy and Strategy Director at GSMA where he worked with global mobile operators to develop the industry’s strategic roadmap. He has also held commercial roles with Virgin Media as well as in consulting with Greenwich Consulting and Spectrum Strategy Consultants. Sam has a BA and MA (Oxon) from Oxford University where he studied PPE. He is fluent in English and conversational in Spanish.

Content at the Edge: The Future of Media?

Open Summits Thursday, Oct 24 12:15 - 13:15 5G Entertainment Stage - West Hall Immersive Content
Based in Dubai, Sam is a Partner with more than 11 years’ telecoms, media, technology and sports experience in advisory and industry roles. His primary focus is management consulting and serving clients in the Middle East and globally, with expertise spanning international wholesale, convergence and commercial partnership development. Sam is also responsible for supporting the growth of Delta Partners’ media and sports business. Sam has extensive experience helping telecoms, media, technology and sports companies with growth strategy definitions, going-to-market, commercial partnership definition and commercial due diligence. He has worked across North America, Europe, Africa, Middle East and southeast Asia with businesses ranging from start-ups to incumbents. Sam has also helped to form and lead the ITW Global Leaders Forum, the executive forum of the international wholesale carrier industry which exists to drive collaborative initiatives and thought leadership within the sector. Prior to joining Delta Partners, Sam was a Partner with Redshift Strategy and Strategy Director at GSMA where he worked with global mobile operators to develop the industry’s strategic roadmap. He has also held commercial roles with Virgin Media as well as in consulting with Greenwich Consulting and Spectrum Strategy Consultants. Sam has a BA and MA (Oxon) from Oxford University where he studied PPE. He is fluent in English and conversational in Spanish.

The New Media Experience

Open Summits Thursday, Oct 24 14:00 - 15:00 5G Entertainment Stage - West Hall Immersive Content
Based in Dubai, Sam is a Partner with more than 11 years’ telecoms, media, technology and sports experience in advisory and industry roles. His primary focus is management consulting and serving clients in the Middle East and globally, with expertise spanning international wholesale, convergence and commercial partnership development. Sam is also responsible for supporting the growth of Delta Partners’ media and sports business. Sam has extensive experience helping telecoms, media, technology and sports companies with growth strategy definitions, going-to-market, commercial partnership definition and commercial due diligence. He has worked across North America, Europe, Africa, Middle East and southeast Asia with businesses ranging from start-ups to incumbents. Sam has also helped to form and lead the ITW Global Leaders Forum, the executive forum of the international wholesale carrier industry which exists to drive collaborative initiatives and thought leadership within the sector. Prior to joining Delta Partners, Sam was a Partner with Redshift Strategy and Strategy Director at GSMA where he worked with global mobile operators to develop the industry’s strategic roadmap. He has also held commercial roles with Virgin Media as well as in consulting with Greenwich Consulting and Spectrum Strategy Consultants. Sam has a BA and MA (Oxon) from Oxford University where he studied PPE. He is fluent in English and conversational in Spanish.