Maarten Meijs
President of Global Entertainment
ITV Studios

Maarten Meijs, President of Global Entertainment, ITV Studios, is an innovation-oriented leader with a strategic vision who, with his drive and passion, knows how to convince others of the importance of innovation.

As President of Global Entertainment, ITV Studios, he is responsible for the division of ITV Studios that leads on sales and exploitation of unscripted formats as they roll them out around the world. Global Entertainment represents the ITV Studios unscripted format portfolio, as well as the former Talpa, Armoza and Twofour portfolios. These include global brands such as The Voice, Love Island, The Chase, Come dine with me and Hells Kitchen.

Meijs is a veteranin the  international media world where he served roles at companies such as Endemol and Talpa. Prior to joining ITV Studios, Meijs held the role of Chief Operating Officer at Talpa Media.

In 2016 Meijs won the Young Captain Award, the national recognition for the most talented business leaders in Dutch business. In addition to his education at Hotelschool The Hague, Maarten has completed the Insead education Finance for Executives and the New Board Program at Nyenrode Business University.