, the technology provider enabling broadcasters, media and gaming companies to deliver online streaming, has announced the appointment of Alessandro Tucci as Chief Operating Officer of Business Development. In this role, Alessandro will be responsible for the company’s business development, marketing and communications and finance teams.
The appointment is part of MainStreaming’s growth plan, having secured over $10 million in funding to enhance its position in the European and US markets with broadcasters, OTT TV and online gaming companies. Based out of MainStreaming’s Milan office, Alessandro will be leading business development strategies to further this expansion.
Tucci is an international executive with many years of experience leading teams within multinational media companies and developing and directing regional business development growth. Before joining MainStreaming, he was the Senior Vice President of Corporate Development for Europe & Asia at 21st Century Fox, where he led strategy and business development for the group. Prior to this he held numerous roles at Fox International Channels over a 13-year period throughout Europe and Africa, most recently as Senior Vice President & Managing Director of Africa.
“Alessandro’s extensive experience in the media industry, with a particular focus on leading business development and finance teams, makes him the obvious choice for this role,” commented Antonio Corrado, CEO MainStreaming. “His record of delivering widespread growth in a variety of senior roles will be vital as we continue to grow MainStreaming and expand globally.”
“This is an incredible time of transformation for the media industry, and I am thrilled to be joining MainStreaming during such a strong phase in the company’s growth”, said Tucci. “The company already has a strong record of providing market-leading video delivery solutions to customers around the world, and the team built by Antonio is the brightest and most technologically audacious in the industry. I look forward to working with our customers and partners to support further growth”