Former CEO of TikTok and COO of ByteDance, Chairman of Disney Direct-to-Consumer and International
Kevin Mayer, former CEO of TikTok and COO of ByteDance, Chairman of Disney Direct-to-Consumer and International.
As COO of ByteDance, Kevin oversaw functions including corporate development, sales and marketing, public affairs, security, moderation, and legal. Kevin was also CEO of TikTok, the company’s monumental short-form video content platform.
During his acclaimed career at Disney, Kevin engineered the development and successful rollout of Disney+, the company’s Flagship streaming service. Kevin also led other DTC products, including Hulu, ESPN+, Hotstar, and oversaw International Operations, Global Ad, and content Sales.
Kevin holds an M.B.A from Harvard University, an MSEE from SDSU, and a B.S.M.E from MIT.