Chief Executive and Lead Analyst
PADEM Media Group
Allan McLennan is the Chief Executive and lead analyst of the PADEM Media Group in San Francisco and has been a part of the global streaming media, cloud intelligent management and connected device revolution for over 25+ years worldwide. As a C-suite senior market growth, technology and M&A executive he has worked with extraordinary companies, inventors, scientists, technologists and accomplished executives in high performing media and technology companies as example Ericsson, Siemens, Deluxe, Ooyala, APPLE, Microsoft, Spielberg and Disney, deploying intelligent streaming IP/digital offerings and distributed services on five continents/17 countries that have reached hundreds of millions of households and screens.
As an analyst Allan is one of the most broadly informed and connected people in IP media and entertainment technology worldwide being recognized by the UK based global research corporation Informa’s KNECT365 TMT groups “Global 100.” He is an active member in industry groups i.e. the New Media councils of the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (EMMY’S); Producers Guild of America (PGA); SMPTE (Society of Motion Pictures Television Engineers) and sits on the Executive Media Board of IET (Institute of Engineering & Technology - London); Trustee Board of CEI (Center of Educational Innovation - NYC) and the Advisory Board of RightsTrade (Global Film/tTelevision Licensing Marketplace - LA). Allan speaks on media ecology worldwide, holds an MBA in International Strategy (Behavior Economics) and is a guest lecturer at Stanford Graduate School of Business.