Alex Ayling

Head of BBC Worldwide Digital Studios

Alex is the Head of BBC Worldwide Digital Studios. His team focuses on the creation and distribution of original content for the web – any shape, any size, any platform.  His remit includes the management of online communities and the global YouTube network for BBC Worldwide’s biggest brands, including Top Gear, Doctor Who, BBC Earth & Sherlock. Prior to BBC Worldwide, Alex worked as a multiplatform commissioner and producer, creating shortform series about power, the paranormal, parenting and the Paralympics as well as some things that didn’t begin with P.