Salesforce Leadership

 

Kevin Mayer

Former CEO TikTok; Chairman Disney Direct to Consumer & International

Chairman of DAZN Group; Strategic Advisor of Forest Road Acquisition Corp. (FRX); Co-CEO and Co-Chairperson of the Board, FRX II

Communications, Media & Telecom
 
Kevin Mayer is a former top executive at The Walt Disney Company overseeing its international Direct-to-Consumer business which included global streaming platforms, Disney+, ESPN+, and Hulu. Mr. Mayer architected the development and successful rollout of Disney+ that today has over 100 million subscribers. Prior to that role, Mr. Mayer served as Chief Strategy Officer for Disney, where he oversaw and executed major acquisitions including Pixar, Marvel, Lucas Film, Bamtech, and 21st Century Fox. Most recently, Mr. Mayer served as CEO of TikTok and COO of its parent company, ByteDance — driving one of the greatest disruptions in social media history, helping steer the world’s fourth-largest social media platform with nearly 700 million users. Mr. Mayer currently serves as Chairman of DAZN Group, a leading global sports streaming service. He is on the board of the Forest Road Company and a strategic advisor to Forest Road Acquisition Corp., a special acquisition company, which recently announced a three-way merger to create the premier at-home connected fitness platform trading under the ticker $BODY. Mr. Mayer is also an advisory board member at Salesforce and Access Industries. Mr. Mayer is also on the board of Tinuiti, a performance marketing agency. Mr. Mayer holds a B.S. in mechanical engineering from MIT, an M.S. in electrical engineering from San Diego State University, and an MBA from Harvard University.