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Alfonso Zapata announced as the new Corporate Director of Agile Content

The company reinforces its global consolidation and growth strategy by incorporating an executive with more than 20 years of international experience in business development to its team.

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Bilbao, Spain – 21 September 2021: Agile Content, leading provider of video distribution and digital TV solutions, has appointed Alfonso Zapata, a former ING Direct executive, as its new Corporate Director.

With extensive experience in the digital banking sector, Alfonso joins Agile Content with the aim of driving the company’s international growth strategy. He will support finance, human resources, and legal activities, with a focus on promoting the integration of M&As, process improvements, and performance monitoring.

Hernán Scapusio, CEO of Agile Content, commented: “With the incorporation of Alfonso Zapata, we have strengthened our executive team in order to integrate and unite our different business units, especially after the significant growth we have undergone recently and the acquisitions we have undertaken. Agile Content, which operates in a sector with notable potential, is prepared to face future challenges and maintain momentum by combining highly complementary organic and inorganic growth.”

Alfonso has deep financial and legal knowledge that he’s applied throughout his broad career, as well as expertise in the development of companies in the European digital ecosystem. Highly connected to the world of technology and the digitalization of processes, Alfonso worked at ING for more than 20 years, occupying different executive positions including CEO and CFO of Spain, France, and Italy. He played an integral role in the launch and international expansion of ING Direct, pioneer in digital banking.

Speaking of his new position, Alfonso said: “Agile Content is a fast-growing company with an international focus. It operates within a promising and innovative market segment (technology and media) and has a multidisciplinary team of great talent and specialism. Its strategy is clear, and I see the preparation and ambition to impact the sector, growing both organically and through acquisitions.”  

He holds a Bachelor´s degree of Business Administration by the Universidad Complutense of Madrid (Spain), a Bachelor´s degree in law by UNED (Spain), and a Master´s Degree in General Management by the INSEAD (France).