S4C director in diversity role honour.
Originally from Newbridge, Mr Jones was the founder and first chairman of the Creative Diversity Network now chaired by BBC Director General, Mark Thompson.
Mr Jones is a former joint managing director of ITV Network.
He was chief executive of ITV News and Regions, and the longest serving senior executive in ITV. He has also been chief executive of Carlton Television, managing director of Central Television and of London News Network.
He also chairs Skillset, the Sector Skills Council for creative media, and works as an honorary visiting professor at Cardiff University.