James Bridges, co-founder and CEO of the new Singapore-based documentary and current affairs subscription service iwonder, has over 20 years’ international experience with market-leading entertainment companies.
He recently served as the first employee and founding Chief Content Officer of iflix, a streaming video service now entertaining over 8 million subscribers in 30+ emerging markets across MENA, Africa and Southeast Asia.
Prior to iflix, Mr. Bridges was an executive at Foxtel in Australia, where he launched their Presto SVOD service in 2014. He has also worked for Star TV Hong Kong and ITV Digital UK.
Over his two decades in the entertainment industry he has conceived and launched multiple major linear, TVOD and SVOD movie and TV services and holds long-standing, senior relationships within the Hollywood and international distribution communities.