Grivet, Vincent

Grivet, Vincent

HbbTV at Chairman

Vincent GRIVET is an independent consultant advising broadcast and technology players from Europe and the USA, focusing on strategic alliances, business development and industrial affairs.

Since 2018, he serves as Chairman of the HbbTV Association (Geneva) a global initiative dedicated to providing open standards for advanced interactive TV services through broadcast and broadband networks to connected TV sets and set-top boxes.

He is a non-executive director at the Board of Netgem ( ALNTG.PA), an independent innovator in OTT platforms and connected home solutions.

Prior to this, he held various international marketing, M&A, business development and general management positions at Orange Group and at TDF Group; during its time at TDF, Vincent has been an active broadcast innovator, initiating technology and partnership development on important forward looking topics such as targeted TV advertising and mobile broadcast; he served on the Board of the DVB Project (Geneva) where he chaired the Terrestrial TV and Targeted Advertising commercial groups; in 2015, he authored for DVB  the Long Term Vision for Terrestrial Broadcast white paper.

In 2020, Vincent has assembled and represents an informal consortium of European broadcast, technology and OTT institutions who joined forces under the banner of “The LoCaT Project” to assess the energy and carbon impact of delivering TV content.

Vincent graduated from Paris’s Ecole Polytechnique and Telecom Paris engineering schools and is also an IFA certified company director.

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