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Jacquie Hughes

Jacquie Hughes

Consultant UK Government, Civil Service at UK Civil Service, UK Civil Service

Media, Communications, Tech Sector Policy and Regulation. Currently focused on emerging technology regulation, online and AI.

Former Current Affairs Journalist and Documentary film-maker, Commissioning Editor, Senior manager in the independent television sector (see filmography). Specialist adviser to the House of Lords Communications Committee and Director of Content Policy at Ofcom (invited to create a new operating licence for the BBC and oversee its performance).

Author of numerous independent industry and political think tank reports on the Future of the BBC, public value and the public interest, media convergence, regulation and standards. Regular speaker on digital and data rights. Accomplished public speaker (see publications and speeches).