An erstwhile boss of Ticketmaster has said that ticket reselling is far less of a problem than the controversy around it suggests. Tommy Higgins, who was managing director of Ticketmaster Ireland & UK and vice-president of Ticketmaster Europe from 2004, described the furore around reselling as “a social media conspiracy theory”.
In a submission to the Department of Enterprise regarding legislation which proposes banning reselling in certain circumstances, Higgins claimed the issue was “not...
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