Bloomberg Media Group names APAC commercial director

Bloomberg Media Group has appointed Dan Molloy as commercial director for Asia Pacific.

Based in Hong Kong, Molloy will lead Bloomberg Media Group's strategic partnerships, distribution and marketing across all platforms, including web, mobile, television, digital video, radio, print magazines and live events in Asia.

Molloy joins Bloomberg Media with over 17 years of experience in media and advertising, most recently as general manager at Kaplan Hong Kong where he led its commercial operations, business development, marketing and customer acquisition.

Prior to this, he was global executive director at Dow Jones Multi-Media Asia Pacific, where he oversaw advertising and sponsorship strategies for the Wall Street Journal’s franchise of products and Dow Jones' media properties worldwide. Molloy also spent 10 years in Tokyo with Financial Times Limited in various senior management, commercial and advertising roles.

“Molloy has spent over two decades in Asia and understands the nuances, mobility and pace of change in the region's evolving media and business landscape," Parry Ravindranathan, Bloomberg Media’s managing director for Asia Pacific, said.

"His appointment reinforces our commitment to expanding the Bloomberg Media brand across diverse countries in Asia through strategic partnerships, local content and impactful marketing campaigns," Ravindranathan added.

“Bloomberg Media Group is one of the few media companies today that continues to expand across such a diverse range of platforms in multiple countries, creating content from Asia for the business professional,” Molloy said.