Kevin Cochrane Joins MPP Global As Commercial Director

MPP Global Posted by MPP Global on Wednesday, 27 October 2010

MPP Global, the leading provider of advanced eCommerce solutions, has strengthened its management team to help capitalise on the exploding digital content monetisation markets in both the UK and internationally.

Kevin Cochrane joins the company as Commercial Director and will lead MPP Globalin developing digital opportunities across internet, mobile and connected-TV platforms.

With a background in dealing with delivering broadcast, VOD and IPTV content and solutions to blue chip companies such as, the BBC, ITV, Sky and Direct TV, Kevin will play a key role in providing the media industry with eCommerce solutions to monetise its content.

Paul Johnson, CEO at MPP Global, said: “Kevin is the perfect choice to help drive MPP Global’s strategic initiatives and capitalise on the rapid growth in opportunities from companies with digital content monetisation initiatives.

“Kevin’s formidable experience across the whole media sector and unique understanding of converged media will help bring an unparalleled vision of how MPP Global can develop and grow its eCommerce portfolio.”

MPP Global already provides advanced eCommerce solutions for the TV, film, radio, ISP, telco, newspaper and publishing industries and counts Sky, News International and Sony amongst its clients.

MPP Global’s range of advanced eCommerce solutions includes integrated payment platforms, micropayments, software development and tailored support systems to make it easier do business by web, mobile or connected-TV around the globe, 24/7.

Kevin joins MPP Globalfrom Siemens UK, where he was Head of Convergent Media, and responsible for marketing the skills of a 40+ strong team.

In his new role, Kevin will help reinforce MPP Global’s position as an innovative eCommerce provider for the biggest players in the media sector.

Kevin said: “These are exciting times for the eCommerce industry and I am thrilled to be joining such a forward thinking company as MPP Global.

“The potential for the growth in monetising digital content across all digital platforms is enormous and I am confident MPP Globalis in a great position to capitalise on this largely untapped market.”