Susanna Mandel-Mantello is Vice President Global OU,Sports Events at MX1. In this capacity, she leads the commercial team in offering global services from the complete management of sports channels over occasional use satellite capacity, fiber and IP; to live event production services and cloud-based media asset management solutions for sports content
Prior to joining MX1, Susanna was in the sports industry for over 20 years. Most recently she was with Sm2 Sports, which she founded in 2004 focusing in satellite transmission solutions around the world for top sports properties. In November 2012, Sm2 Sports was acquired by RR Media and Susanna joined the company to head the Sports & Events division.
Previously, Susanna spent eight years (1996-2004) at the National Hockey League as Director of International Broadcasting.
Before entering the sports industry, Susanna worked in investment banking for Merrill Lynch. She earned a BA degree in Political Science from NYU, and an MBA from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University.