Richard Cooper, Senior Principal Analyst, Video
Richard Cooper is a Principal Analyst in Screen Digest's Video team where he is responsible for the ongoing development of the online Video Intelligence service, including designing, constructing and maintaining the detailed computer models that underpin Screen Digest's video forecasts. He is also responsible for the Home Entertainment Key Performance Indicator service and for cross-service media analysis within IHS Screen Digest.
Richard regularly works on media consultancy projects and advises clients, including the Hollywood Studios, regulators and investment firms, on the development of media and the home entertainment businesses. He has represented IHS Screen Digest in the press, radio and TV interviews and is a regular speaker at international conferences.
Richard joined Screen Digest in May 2006 following contract work with Disney as a market analyst. He has been involved in the home entertainment industry since 2001 when he joined MVC, a specialist music and video retailer, as a Category Planning Analyst. He covered a wide range of projects within MVC looking at areas as diverse as property, space planning, market forecasting, range management, customer segmentation and even spending time as the buyer for specialist music.
Richard holds an honours degree in Business Decision Sciences from the University of Hertfordshire.
Research by Richard Cooper
Fox to promote Digital HD to UK consumers - 23 Oct 13
The Market Environment in the UK - 12 Sep 13
Walt Disney acquires rights to Marvel titles - 04 Jul 13
HMV Ireland stores to re-open - 19 Jun 13
Blockbuster UK suffers further store closures - 19 Feb 13
HMV falls into administration - 15 Jan 13
International home entertainment overview - 19 Dec 12
The Value of the Global 3D Entertainment Market - 06 Nov 12
Warner to distribute Paramount catalogue titles - 31 Oct 12
Physical remains the jewel in the video crown - 28 Jun 12
Lionsgate extend European distribution deals - 24 May 12
Dolby introduce true lossless audio for Blu-ray - 24 May 12
French video retail tips back into decline - 08 May 12
Latest industry trends - 22 Mar 12
UK historical video consumer spending adjusted - 06 Feb 12
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