Lesley is UK Operations Director at BBC Worldwide. She oversees the home entertainment content workflows in both physical and digital formats. Lesley joined BBC at the advent of HD, when Planet Earth became the format defining title on Blu-ray, now 10 years on Planet Earth II leads the way for UHD Blu-ray. In a former life Lesley has held senior editorial, commercial and operational roles across the television industry. She spent her early years as a print and broadcast journalist, founded the Westminster news facility Millbank Studios, and was at the start of Parliamentary Broadcasting. As Head of Production at ITV she looked after This Morning and was on the launch team of Loose Women.