Founder & Chairman
VCCP Media

Paul is the founder of VCCP Media, a programmatic first, full service media agency headquartered in London. VCCP Media is the first digital agency to move into full service media planning and buying and as part of VCCP, forms the largest integrated agency offering in the UK. Clients include ASOS, MTV and News UK.

Previously Paul was MD of dot com start up Crystal Guides, where he grew the business from scratch to two million users per month through websites including and

Paul has 17 years' experience in the world of media and technology. He sits on Google’s Agency Advisory board, chairs the IPA Search and Media Tech Groups and is passionate about London’s start up technology community as a mentor, investor and Tech London Advocate. 

Judging panel

Paul Mead

Founder & Chairman
VCCP Media

Gemma Richards

Head of Digital Marketing EMEA
Getty Images

Jon Myers

Chief Growth Officer

Jonathan Beeston

Board Director and Advisor

Oscar Romero

Head of Biddable (International)
Starcom Mediavest Performics

Duke Tanson

Head of Digital Marketing

Ravleen Beeston

UK Head of Sales

Ben Irons

Head of Digital

Daniel Gilbert


Ciaran Murphy

Director of Recruitment and Training
Wolfgang Digital

Paul McCallum

Media Performance Director
The Economist

Hannah Kimuyu

Director of Paid Media, Director of Audience Insights & Data Management
Greenlight Digital

Stuart Bryce

Senior Digital Marketing Manager
Canon Europe

Edward (Teddie) Cowell

SEO Director UK and International
MediaCom UK

Oliver Illing

Agency Head

Christopher Pearce

Search and Affiliate Lead
Vodafone UK