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Former AC Milan CEO Galliani named new Mediaset Premium president

Wednesday 26 July 2017 | 09:28 CET | News
Italian commercial broadcaster Mediaset has announced that Adriano Galliani has been appointed president of its pay-TV unit Mediaset Premium. Galliani was the high-profile president of football club AC Milan from the time Silvio Berlusconi first acquired the team in 1986 up until he sold it to Yonghong Li earlier this year. In a statement, Mediaset CEO Pier Silvio Berlusconi said Galliani was an important reinforcement ahead of the forthcoming auction of rights to Italy's top-tier Serie A football league.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Mediaset
Countries: Italy
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