Advertising monetisation platform Kiosked has appointed David McGrath as managing director of Asia Pacific.
Based in Singapore,Â McGrath will oversee all aspects of Kioskedâ€™s sales, business development, partnerships and go-to-market strategies for the region, commencing in December 2015. McGrath has an extensive digital background with more than 15 years of senior content and commercialisation leadership across several global digital corporations including PCCW(now.com), Yahoo! and Telstra.
Prior to Kiosked,Â McGrath was employed as group commercial operations director at the Lachlan Murdoch owned Nova Entertainment network, where he oversaw the companyâ€™s digital revenue growth. During this time he forged technology partnerships with Google and Adobe, as well as established the Nova Entertainment programmatic trading desk utilising Rubicon Project and SpotX. David has also been a member of the IAB (Australia) Audio Council.
McGrathÂ said: â€śAdvertising is going through a period of change, with digital driving a new wave of activity across native, programmatic, plus attribution and viewability standards. Kiosked is a global leader in this space and Iâ€™m excited to be joining the business in this time of innovation and growth.â€ť
Peter Clothier, SVP of business development at Kiosked added: We are thrilled to haveÂ McGrath joining Kiosked and helping us strengthen our presence in the Asian Pacific region. His comprehensive knowledge and background in digital advertising is an incredibly valuable asset for Kiosked.â€ť
Founded in 2010, Kiosked now has offices in Helsinki, London, Dublin, New York, Los Angeles, Singapore and Shenzhen.