Naren Patel

Naren Patel | CEO | Primesight

Naren joined Primesight in 1991 and in 1997 became one of the youngest Managing Directors of a listed company.

One of the leading players in the billboard sector of the UK Outdoor market, over the last few years Primesight has been busy digitising its advertising panels – including cinemas, Glasgow Subway and roadside large format.

In 2016 Primesight moved in to the Airport advertising sector after securing advertising rights with Manchester Airport Group and then acquiring Airport Media Group.

2017 will also see further development in Airports and the conversion of over a thousand BT payphones to digital phone kiosks, bringing LinkUK’s superfast Wi-Fi to the streets of the nation, in partnership with BT and Intersection.

In 2016 Primesight become the first Out of Home business to win the Media Brand of the Year. The company was also awarded Campaign’s Outdoor Sales Team of the Year for the second consecutive year.

Naren is a Council member and the ex-Chairman for Outsmart. He is a trustee for NABS and part of the Speakers for Schools programme. He enjoys cycling, golf, squash and running, and completed the London Marathon in 2016.