UTA has named Carmen Bona as its main approach and corporate growth officer reporting to CEO Jeremy Zimmer, the agency declared Friday.
Bona, who previously was the handling director and husband or wife with Boston Consulting Group as effectively as a former analyst for McKinsey & Co., will join UTA as a associate and will lead a company approach and M&A group for the company. She’ll be based mostly out of the Beverly Hills headquarters.
“Carmen’s vast-ranging encounter supporting media and leisure firms navigate huge improve will be an great asset to UTA as we enter the following chapter of our diversification and development,” Zimmer explained in a statement. “Carmen will direct an increasing company approach and M&A crew that will aid ensure UTA is constantly checking out new options, new alliances and market-primary ways to increase our enterprise and the alternatives we are equipped to develop for our clients.”
Bona earlier served as a running director and husband or wife with Boston Consulting Group (BCG), supporting to direct their technologies, media and telecommunications observe.
At BCG, Bona targeted on the media sector, advising movie and Tv set studios, streamers, creator platforms, sports activities corporations, gaming businesses and non-public equity buyers. Her global do the job spanned tactic, M&A, marketing and advertising, analytics and organizational transformation. Bona serves as an advisor to undertaking business Powerhouse Capital, and earlier labored as an analyst for McKinsey & Co.
“This is an remarkable time to join the UTA workforce,” Bona mentioned. “UTA is innovating across so may new and recognized sectors of media and leisure, and I’m on the lookout forward to collaborating with my new colleagues to enable form what arrives subsequent.”
UTA just lately obtained strategic advisory organization MediaLink, and it also introduced the start of an financial commitment auto to take a look at possibilities in the gaming sector. UTA also not too long ago expanded operations in Atlanta with a full-services office environment that features UTA husband or wife and sports company KLUTCH Sporting activities Group.