Simon Pitts

Simon Pitts

CEO, STV

Simon was appointed CEO of STV Group plc in January 2018. STV is Scotland’s leading digital media brand, providing consumers with quality content on air, online and on-demand.

Previously, Simon was a member of the executive board of ITV plc, holding the position of Managing Director, Online, Pay TV, Interactive & Technology. Over a 17-year career there, Simon held a range of senior roles, was one of the main architects of the company’s recent transformation, and oversaw strong growth in ITV’s digital businesses. Simon was also on the board of news provider ITN for eight years, is Vice Chair of the trustees of the Royal Television Society, and a trustee of the STV Children’s Appeal.