Chris Banatvala

Chris Banatvala

Chris Banatvala

Broadcasting & media regulation

Chris is an independent and expert media consultant with over 20 years' experience in the industry. He advises a number of national and international broadcasters as well as regulators on regulation, media strategies and communications policy.

As Ofcom’s founding director of standards and executive member of the content board a high profile position he led all the regulator’s work across broadcast and non-broadcast editorial standards.

He is highly experienced in strategic, editorial and consumer protection issues affecting the media, as well as public policy around the future of content regulation. Previously Channel 4 News’ senior political producer and programme maker, Chris also has high level broadcasting experience.

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