Technology >> CEO Interviews >> June 12, 2000

Dan Thompson – 365 Corporation Plc (tsf.l)

DAN THOMPSON is the Chief Executive Officer of 365 Corporation Plc and was one of the co-founders of 365. He left his post of Publishing Director at GT Interactive in July 1997 to begin working full time on the business concept now incorporated in 365. Mr Thompson became Publishing Director at GT Interactive in November 1996 when Time Warner sold its European interactive interests to GT Interactive. At Time Warner Interactive International he had become Deputy Managing Director with particular responsibility for product development and acquisition, the French and German sales and marketing operations and international sales and licensing. Mr Thompson joined Time Warner when it bought Bramblewold Computers Limited (trading as Renegade Software) in 1994, where he was Managing Director and a founding shareholder. From 1986 to 1990, Mr Thompson worked in the music industry, having qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Price Waterhouse in 1985 after graduating from Oxford University in 1982. Profile
TWST: Maybe we should start with the characterisation of 365

Corporation. You're a supplier of digital content, community and

communication services. What exactly does that mean?

Mr. Thompson: