Tony Dillon


For 20 years, Tony Dillon was a leading UK media and business affairs lawyer, in charge of departments at Planet 24, BBC and 2Entertainment. A commercial lawyer in London from 1989-1994 and then moved into various commercial/managerial positions in-house for media companies, including oversight of early national online and digital media services, inc BBC Digital and Radio One website.

Tony has a thorough understanding of the management and investment of public and private funds, including in the use of premises to support creative economies, and experience of being the executive in charge of one of the UK’s biggest media distribution mergers when 2Entertainment was formed out of a partnership between the BBC and Woolworths.

Tony is a qualified executive coach and is an Enterprise Adviser to a school in East Sussex.