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Irina Gofman President and CEO at Viasat World


Irina Gofman was appointed as President and CEO of Viasat World (previously MTG World) in January 2016. Previously, Irina spent more than seven years in MTG AB, International Media and Broadcasting Group, serving as Executive Vice President of the Group’s Russian & CIS broadcasting operations and Pay TV Emerging Markets from 2011 to 2015 and, as a CEO of MTG Russia & CIS between 2008 and 2011. Irina was CEO of Rambler Media Group between 2004 and 2007. Irina worked for MTG between 2002 and 2004 as Chief Operating Officer of the DTV Russian TV network and was also instrumental in the launch of Viasat Broadcasting’s wholesale Pay TV business in Russia. Irina graduated with a Ph.D. in Philology from Moscow State University and an MBA from Babson College in the United States.