Nicholas Sagau is the Group General Manager for Media Prima Digital, the digital arm of Malaysia’s largest media conglomerates-Media Prima Berhad. He oversees the digital operation of the group. One of his many roles is driving the executing the Media Prima digital’s strategy in the rapidly disrupted media space.
He also heads Media Prima Labs, the in-house incubator of Media Prima Berhad to further extend the Group’s unique intellectual properties into the expanse of digital innovation and games. Media Prima Labs has to-date released 12 lifestyle/entertainment verticals in form of native app and 5 mobile games since the labs started operation in November 2015 with nearly 10 million downloads in total & monthly active user of 2.3 million.
Nicholas is currently a council member of the Malaysia Digital Association. He has a total of 15 years’ experience in media and digital space and was previously the product manager and also core member in Media Prima’s OTT project – Tonton, Malaysia’s leading video service, with 7 million subscribers to date.
Nicholas is a frequent speaker& moderator at a variety of digital industry conferences & seminars such as the recent ConnecTechAsia in Singapore, TV Digital Connect Asia in Bangkok, Exabytes Internet Marketing Summit in KL, Level Up KL -SEA Game Developers Conference in KL and Ooyala Digital Video Conference in Sydney among others. His areas of focus include: digital innovation, games & apps development, eSports, corporate in innovation & start-up, corporate incubator, OTT and digital video content distribution