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Peter Hutton, director, global live sports partnerships and programming, Facebook

2018 was the year Facebook got serious about buying live sports rights. Frank Dunne talks to Peter Hutton, Facebook’s director of global live sports partnerships and programming, about the thinking behind those deals and the social media platform’s ambitions for live sport in 2019

LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 11: Peter Hutton, Facebook Director of Global Live Sports Partnerships and Programming, speaks during the Leaders Sport Business Summit at Stamford Bridge on October 11, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Charlie Crowhurst/Getty Images for Leaders)

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