Ross Biggam

Ross Biggam is director general of the Brussels, Belgium-based Association of Commercial Television and a recent speaker at the World Association of Newspaper's 'Newspaper Advertising Conference & Expo.' After studying law at Exeter and Saarbr´┐Żcken, he worked as Legal Adviser to the House of Lords EU Select Committee before joining ITV, the leading television channel in the United Kingdom, where he ended up as Head of European Affairs. In April 2000, he moved to Brussels to become Director General of the Association of Commercial Television in Europe (ACT) which represents 20 media companies providing over a hundred television channels in the European Union, including free to air and subscription services and covering 13 EU member states.