Lizzie Mathieson

BBC Children

Lizzie Mathieson leads the team that focuses on the future thinking, development and strategic direction for BBC Children’s Discovery department.

Working in partnership with the wider BBC Children’s Production and Design & Engineering teams to lead and implement an ambitious strategy to reach and engage young audience across Web, Apps, iPlayer, Youtube, Social Media and emerging platforms.

Prior to this Lizzie produced and launched the first BBC Children’s app (2013), winning national and international awards. She has a background in animation and interactive technology for children spanning fifteen years.