Kevin Mayer, former senior vice president of Disney, as byte skipping coo

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 Kevin Mayer, former senior vice president of Disney, as byte skipping coo


Kevin Mayer will be responsible for tiktok, Hello, music, games and other businesses, as well as byte beat global functional departments (excluding China), including enterprise development, sales, marketing, public affairs, security, legal affairs, etc. Kevin Mayer will report directly to Zhang Yiming, founder and CEO of bybeat.

Kevin Mayer has worked in Disney for many years. He was the senior executive vice president and chief strategy officer of the company, responsible for corporate strategy, business development and other departments, and promoted Disneys acquisition of Pixar Animation, marvel, Lucas film and 21st century fox. During his tenure as chairman of consumer and international business, Kevin Mayer successfully launched Disney streaming service Disney +, which has more than 50 million paid subscribers worldwide. Kevin Mayer has also been responsible for streaming services such as Hulu, ESPN + and hotstar, as well as international operations, global content and advertising sales, and has won a good reputation in the industry.

In recent years, the companys products and businesses have grown rapidly in the global market. In March this year, Zhang Yiming said in his letter that byte skipping has set up offices in more than 180 cities in 30 countries, with more than 60000 employees. In April, according to Bloomberg, byte jump launched global recruitment, opened 10000 new jobs, and the number of employees will reach 100000 by the end of the year. In May, data from sensor tower showed that the global download volume of tiktok exceeded 2 billion. The new record comes just five months after tiktok recorded 1.5 billion downloads. In addition to tiktok, byte skipping has launched a number of products and services around the world, including social media platform Hello, short video editing tool viamaker, leisure game distribution platform ohayoo, etc., which also has outstanding performance.

With the rapid development of global business, byte skipping has attracted many senior Internet talents.

In October 2019, OLE obermann, a former Warner Music Group Executive, joined bytechop as music director. In December 2019, Theo Bertram, a former senior employee of Google, served as director of government relations and public policy in Europe. In January 2020, Erich Andersen, former chief intellectual property consultant of Microsoft, who had worked at Microsoft for more than 20 years, became Vice President of byte jumping legal affairs. In April 2020, Nick tran, a former Hulu executive, became head of marketing for tiktok North America. At the same time, Rohan Mishra, a former MasterCard executive, was the head of byte beat Hellos Indian market. Previously, helo also attracted chhandita Nambiar, a former Sony assistant vice president. According to the official announcement, with the addition of Kevin Mayer, Alex Zhu, the former president of tiktok, will be transferred to vice president of byte beat products and strategy, responsible for the companys strategy and product design. At the same time, the current positions of heads of tiktoks countries and regions remain unchanged. They will continue to perform their original duties and report to Kevin Mayer. The appointment will not affect byte beating business in China. Byte beating China China tiktok chairman Zhang Lidong continues to be responsible for the byte beating Chinas functional departments and commercial businesses, and byte beating CEO Zhang Nan, China continues to be responsible for the jitter, headlines, watermelon video and other products and businesses. They still report directly to Zhang Yiming. Source: Zhong Qiming, editor in charge of the first financial daily_ NF5619

In October 2019, OLE obermann, a former Warner Music Group Executive, joined bytechop as music director. In December 2019, Theo Bertram, a former senior employee of Google, served as director of government relations and public policy in Europe. In January 2020, Erich Andersen, former chief intellectual property consultant of Microsoft, who had worked at Microsoft for more than 20 years, became Vice President of byte jumping legal affairs. In April 2020, Nick tran, a former Hulu executive, became head of marketing for tiktok North America. At the same time, Rohan Mishra, a former MasterCard executive, was the head of byte beat Hellos Indian market. Previously, helo also attracted chhandita Nambiar, a former Sony assistant vice president.

According to the official announcement, with the addition of Kevin Mayer, Alex Zhu, the former president of tiktok, will be transferred to vice president of byte beat products and strategy, responsible for the companys strategy and product design. At the same time, the current positions of heads of tiktoks countries and regions remain unchanged. They will continue to perform their original duties and report to Kevin Mayer.

The appointment will not affect byte beating business in China. Byte beating China China tiktok chairman Zhang Lidong continues to be responsible for the byte beating Chinas functional departments and commercial businesses, and byte beating CEO Zhang Nan, China continues to be responsible for the jitter, headlines, watermelon video and other products and businesses. They still report directly to Zhang Yiming.