Executive team

Tony Taylor
Executive Chairman

Tony is one of the co-founders of TMD. As Executive Chairman, he provides the overall strategic direction for the company as well as maintaining relationships with key customers to ensure they are served by the best technology and implementation services. Tony has over 30 years’ experience within the communications, broadcast and media sectors. He has negotiated and delivered long-term service and high-value product contracts to many of the world's best-known broadcast and media organisations. Tony is a well-known speaker on the international conference circuit, presenting papers on, amongst other topics, the importance of integrating media asset management and workflow processes, and the role of technology in helping to meet some of the broadcast industry's most pressing challenges.

Carlton Smith
Chief Executive Officer

Carlton is CEO and responsible for the day-to-day running of the company.  Through his work on some of TMD's biggest projects, he has an unrivalled understanding of what real-world users need when managing and processing their digital and physical assets. He has more than 30 years’ technical experience in communications and media, managing complex projects and multi skilled technical teams. Carlton strengthens the executive and operational teams and drives the company forward, ensuring TMD offers the strongest solutions in the market.

Justin Elkerton
Chief Operating Officer 

Justin is a co-founder of TMD with Tony Taylor. He is a highly experienced operational director, combining this with considerable technical acumen and strong account management skills. Justin started his career as a software developer, before moving into senior management roles. At TMD he is responsible for all operational aspects of the company, as well as working with Tony on strategic sales and marketing activities.

Jon Maynard
Chief Technical Officer

Jon is the Chief Technical Officer of Mediaflex, and brings his in-depth technical experience in the broadcast industry to this role.  He attended Ravensbourne School of Television before working for Viasat Broadcasting where he developed a number of software applications which brought together disparate systems from multiple manufacturers. In this strategic position, Jon will be responsible for defining and principally overseeing the development of new technologies to keep TMD at the forefront of the digital and media asset management market sectors. 

Alex Sibilev
Chief Architect

Alex Sibilev is the Chief Architect.  With over 20 years of experience in the industry as a software developer and database specialist, he brings a wealth of in-depth technical knowledge and managerial experience. Alex has designed and managed integrations for numerous devices and services as well as developing many of the modules within Mediaflex and i-mediaflex.  He is responsible for the delivery of day-to-day development of new features and functionality and manages TMD’s growing development team.

Jo Sims
General Manager, Americas

Jo has been General Manager of TDM’s North and South America operation for nearly 10 years.  She has a wealth of experience in project management for over 20 years, 10 of which were with Disney’s international and domestic TV Distribution and Broadcast Operations group. Jo has an extensive background in large, multi-million dollar projects in the broadcast television and software arena and has managed several large integration projects at TMD for prestigeous customers including Discovery Communications, National Geographic, The US Senate, and the Arts & Entertainment Networks.

Paul Wilkins
Director of Solutions and Marketing

Paul is responsible for providing leadership and vision for the company's product, sales and marketing strategies, to ensure TMD stays at the forefront of the dynamic requirements of digital and media asset management solutions for broadcast, media and archive organisations. He is a respected solution architect, with more than 30 years’ experience in the global broadcast and media industries, defining and designing complex workflow projects and managing the process through to successful delivery.

T Vimalanatha (Nathan Vimal)
Regional Manager, APAC

Nathan is a recent addition to the TMD team.  He is a highly accomplished and respected industry veteran with solid ties to Asia Pacific’s broadcast and archive communities. With expertise in working with major audiovisual archive projects, he brings in-depth understanding of the issues in the industry. Nathan leads the APAC team, including the local sales and support, to drive TMD’s growing position as a leading provider of digital asset management solutions for customers including Asian Film Archive in Singapore and leading satellite broadcaster Astro, in Malaysia.