Group CEO, The Jockey Club
Delia Bushell is the Group CEO of The Jockey Club, British horseracing’s biggest commercial organisation. She is also a Non-Executive Director on the Boards of England & Wales Cricket and of Commonwealth Wealth Games England, and is on the Advisory Board of the Telegraph Media Group.
Bushell has over 20 years’ experience in media, sport & telecoms, most recently as Managing Director of BT’s media division, leading the BT Sport channels, their sports and entertainment rights acquisitions, and BT’s pay-TV, digital and app services.
Prior to this she spent 14 years at Sky, including as Chief Commercial Officer for Sky Italia, Director of Broadband and Telephony, Managing Director for Sky Ireland, and as Commercial Director for Sky Networks. She initially trained as a strategy consultant and worked in the Strategy & Business Development team at Pearson, and she has a First in Modern History and an MPhil in International Relations from Keble College, Oxford.