Saffron Digital hires Yahoo exec 

DRM and online video specialist Saffron Digital has appointed the former director of engineering at Yahoo as its new chief technology officer.

Yoel Marson will be responsible for directing Saffron Digital’s technology strategy, developing new solutions and enhancing existing offerings.

Jason Keane, CEO of Saffron Digital, said: “Yoel is an excellent new addition to the team. Having worked with him at Yahoo, I have witnessed firsthand his passion and drive for innovation and global platform technologies. His expertise and experience will help us to expand our offering to clients and drive overall growth of the company; further cementing Saffron Digital as a leader in cloud based secure video delivery for the digital entertainment industry.”