FreeWheel, a provider of video ad management and monetisation solutions for the television industry, continues its European expansion having relocated to a larger office in Soho to accommodate the company’s growing commercial, marketing and support teams. This includes the appointments of ad and media industry veterans Jamie Caras, as Commercial Director for the UK and Ireland, and Emmanuel Josserand, as Marketing Director, Europe.
“FreeWheel’s business has grown steadily, doubling the number of premium publisher clients over the past year,” said Thomas Bremond, European Managing Director at FreeWheel. “FreeWheel’s impact is already being recognised throughout Europe and our expanded geographical presence, combined with enhanced sales and marketing support will ensure we continue to meet the needs of European customers as the media landscape continues to converge.”
Caras brings extensive experience in broadcast advertising to FreeWheel where he is responsible for the company’s commercial growth in the UK and Ireland. Prior to joining FreeWheel he was the Business Development Director at content delivery specialist IMD, responsible for customer acquisition strategy and identifying new areas of commercial development. Josserand joins FreeWheel from Civolution, the leading provider of watermarking and fingerprinting based solutions, where he was the Global Marketing Director, responsible for global marketing and communications.