Content services outfit, Digit, has hired ex Deluxe Europe MD, Chris Higgs, as chairman.

Since leaving Deluxe Media Europe in 2016, Higgs has been providing non-executive and consultancy services to  media businesses, with particular interest in helping and supporting fast growing businesses.

Daniel Gould Co-founder and Director at Digit, said: “We are delighted to have Chris on board. He has worked with some of the most prestigious media processing companies throughout his career, so we are excited to harness his experience and expertise to support business growth and establish Digit as a key player in the industry”

Digit is a a virtualised specialist media processing company for both content owners/distributors and platforms operating in VoD/OTT markets.

“Digit is an established business looking to integrate themselves further into the content supply chain business. The two co-founders, Dan and Dan, are very innovative and experienced operators with a solid client base to help them grow. In joining their team as Chairman, I am looking forward to a deep dive back in to the industry, collaborating with many familiar faces, as well as the exciting new providers, and working with Digit to provide full and whole service packages to the industry – watch this space!” said Higgs.

Jon Creamer