Antonio Jimenez is Regional Vice President, Head of Sales for Clear Channel Outdoor LatAm since April 2015 and, as such, leads the regional sales management in the Miami market and supports the Sales Departments in Brazil, Chile, Mexico and Peru. Under his leadership the LatAm markets have significantly grown in share, pioneered the development of Digital Out of Home networks and leveraged technology and creativity to be on the forefront of innovation. This strategy has turned successful and allowed winning many awards, among others, the Best Use of Technology in the Festival of Media 2015, for the launch of the Samsung Gear Watch Chile; Best Use of Programmatic, Festival of Media 2016 and AdWeek Project Isaac Award for the Ram hyper targeted campaign in Mexico; Prêmio Colunistas, Rio: Melhor Mídia Exterior do Ano 2015, Brazil; and Gold Obie 2014 for the Water Billboard UTEC in Peru.
Previously, since joining the Company in April 2012 he performed the Vice President Business Development and Finance role supervising the Finance function and supporting the definition of the Strategic Plan. Helping the markets implement and execute the growth strategy.
Prior to joining Clear Channel Outdoor he worked for 13 years in The Walt Disney Company Spain and Portugal where he developed different executive roles. As Business Operations and Chief Financial Officer for Walt Disney TV-International, he led the Finance function of 6 Pay TV channels and where he assisted to implement the change in the business model and opened to Free TV the first Disney Channel in the World. Then, he became in May 2008 the Advertising Sales and Promotions Executive Director, leading the commercialization of the Disney media platform, selling advertising on TV channels (Free To Air and Pay TV), online sites, magazines and sponsorships of events.
Antonio owns a Bachelor in Economics and Business Administration by the Universidad Complutense in Madrid and Executive Master in Business Administration by ESADE Business School, Madrid. Is married and enjoys spending time with his four children and playing tennis.