Abigail Hughes is a well-respected global supply chain and operations expert with significant experience at top entertainment companies,working with Sales teams and customers to optimize end-to-end content distribution. Her career includes BBC Studios, Sony Pictures Entertainment and Endemol Shine. In this newly-created position, she will lead Premiere Digital’s global expansion in Europe, working from Cambridge, England, one of the world’s most important technology centers. Abigail spent most of her career at BBC Studios, where she led the company’s digital supply chain transformation as SVP of Global Sales Operations. She also oversaw distribution for Sony Pictures Entertainment as VP, Sales Planning and Operations for EMEA and at Sony DADC New Media Solutions led the establishment of a partnership with Adstream to support theatrical marketing asset management and music promo delivery. In addition, Abigail led Global Technical operations and the implementation of Rights Management capabilities at Endemol Shine. Most recently Abigail has worked as a Consultant at renowned Cambridge software development company Redgate.