An experienced media professional, lawyer, Chief Executive Officer of Africa MediaWorks Limited, which includes YANGA!
Lindsey Oliver is Chief Executive Officer of Africa MediaWorks Limited, which includes YANGA! an African Entertainment channel broadcast on Sky 453 and Freesat 171 in the UK. Oliver worked in Lagos as TV Continental’s Commercial Director and interim CEO. Prior to that she was International Commercial Director at Bloomberg Television, where she spearheaded the channel’s international content localisation initiative.
She was a Founding Director of Al Jazeera International, based in Doha, launching the English-language version of one of the world’s most controversial and successful television brands to great critical acclaim.
An experienced media professional, Lindsey is also a lawyer and has worked for international media organisations, including CNBC Europe, in both legal and commercial capacities.