About Us

Yes Media Limited, based in Hong Kong, is a pan-Asian media business involved in television, OTT Streaming, App development.  In 2019, the company will announce a major initiative in eSports.    

 

The company team members bring combined decades of track record in media, pay TV, telecom, digital content delivery, film production and distribution, entertainment and finance. Previously, they founded pay TV sports channels and digital streaming businesses:

 

1997-2004: Yes Television. The world’s first IPTV content streaming service, launched in the United Kingdom. 

 

2004-2013:  Goal TV. Two 24-hour European football channels with content from Manchester United, Chelsea, Liverpool, Arsenal, and the premier leagues of France, Scotland and Holland. Broadcast across ten markets in Asia in partnership with the region’s biggest telcos and MSO’s.

 

2009-2018:  ASN (All Sports Network), later rebranded as Sports Illustrated-ASN.  Two 24-hour sports channels broadcast across Asia and featuring live and exclusive content from the biggest sports leagues in the US, including the NFL, NHL, NASCAR and NCAA. 

 

2018 marked a transition year for the team as it migrated from traditional sports TV services into the dynamic new world of eSports.  Exciting new plans to be announced in 2019.

Thomas Kressner

CEO

Finance and media entrepreneur. 14-year Executive Director at Morgan Stanley (London). Tenures at Bankers Trust and Hewlett Packard. Swedish national.  Founder Yes TV in UK, a streaming TV and movie entertainment platform. Moved to Hong Kong over a decade ago and built pay TV sports channels broadcasting international sports across Asia on the largest telco platforms. Graduate of Stockholm School of Economics and INSEAD.

Lloyd Chao  

Creative Director

Film, entertainment and media. 20 years at Hong Kong’s iconic film companies Golden Harvest and Shaw Studios. Domiciled in HK and LA. Production credits on 30 films (including films by Jackie Chan and Ang Lee). Trained architect; conceptualized and built theme park attractions, cineplexes and restaurants. Graduate of Princeton University and the University of California, Berkeley.

Per Bjorkman

CFO

Finance, telecom and media in Sweden, UK, Switzerland and the US. Managing Director for Telia Finance Ltd., London, managing investments in telecom and network development. Streaming media solutions and content development with Yes TV in the US. Served in investment and family office management in Switzerland, Dubai and Hong Kong. A graduate of Uppsala University in Sweden and the University of California, Santa Barbara.

TV. OTT. eSports. Across Asia.