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Sorosh Tavakoli


Sorosh Tavakoli loves moving pictures. He’s passionate about the possibilities offered by the internet, partly as a distribution channel, but foremost as an enabler of new consumption patterns and behaviors.

Sorosh Tavakoli is the founder and CEO of Videoplaza. Headquartered in London, the company grew out of Stockholm and now has presence across Europe. Videoplaza provides the leading ad management platform for video.

Videoplaza empowers broadcasters, publishers and networks to maximise their advertising revenues from the New IP-delivered TV. Their global client base uses the Videoplaza ad management platform to monetise video experiences across PC’s, mobile devices, tablets and Connected TVs.

Sorosh has a background in broadcast media. Prior to Videoplaza, Sorosh was at MMS (the Swedish broadcast audience measurement body) where he led an extensive research project on the consumption of moving images. He has worked in a number of other media environments including public service broadcaster SVT and the VOD site SF Anytime. He holds a Masters degree from the Royal Institute of Technology and Stockholm School of Economics.