Matthew Imi, At The Races

Matthew is the Chief Executive of At The Races, which operates the UK and Ireland’s most widely distributed horseracing channel and the market’s leading racing and betting website, a position he has held since February 2004. Since March 2010 he has also been Joint-Chief Executive of GBI Racing, the venture established to distribute British and Irish horseracing to the international simulcast market. From 1997 to 2004 Matthew worked for British Sky Broadcasting where he was Managing Director of Sky Ventures and responsible for Sky's shareholding in a portfolio of channel-based businesses including Nickelodeon, Paramount Comedy Channel, Sky News Australia, National Geographic Channel, The History Channel, Music Choice Europe, QVC and Granada Sky Broadcasting as well as for the international direct to home distribution of Sky News. From 1993 until 1997 he was Director of Co-Productions at BBC Worldwide Americas in New York where he had responsibility for raising co-production finance for the BBC from US broadcasters.