About Secoran Consulting
Consultancy and Project Management for the media, entertainment & corporate sectors.
Secoran Consulting provides specialist knowledge, advice and management services for secure digital workflows and new technology marketing. Cybercrime is the fastest developing risk globally. Businesses must adapt their digital workflows to leverage new technology advances. Shaping infrastructure and gaining employee buy-in can be challenging, diversionary and time consuming. Secoran can play a supporting role in smoothing these changes within an organisation and is supported by a consortium of new technology and security professionals.
Mathew Gilliat-Smith, President of Secoran Consulting
Mathew has 25 years’ experience in media, entertainment and new technology. He has co-founded three start-ups which have either been acquired or successfully continue to successfully grow organically. In media and entertainment, he has focussed on security solutions that protect content owners and rights holders against cyber theft and piracy and these solutions continue to be used by the world’s largest TV and Film businesses. In particular he has in depth experience in encryption, watermarking, and fingerprinting technology solutions. He has overseen large scale implementations into content distribution workflows in including for NBC Universal, BBC, Disney, AMC TV, HBO, ZEE TV, Sony Pictures and Warner Brothers.
Mathew has developed strong working relationships with C-Suite executives in media, entertainment and new technology.
Earlier in his career he held senior management positions in industry leading publishing, print, logistics and new media businesses. After 15 years in a Footsie 100 public company he led two VC backed MBI/MBOs. With his management experience he specialised in taking compelling new concepts to market building critical market share and subsequent sale of those businesses.