Infront X to Enhance Digital Offering through New Identity
New brand unites iX.co and Infront Lab to offer holistic solutions for brand
Zug, Switzerland - Infront has officially launched Infront X, the new brand of Infront’s digital offering. Infront X combines the digital media and solutions business of iX.co with Infront Lab’s sports tech research and development unit into a full-service digital powerhouse for the sports industry.
The new brand matches a more targeted approach to services and solutions for sports organizations globally. In addition, it will also drive product development with a greater focus than ever before.
Following the announcement made in December 2020, Christian Mueller continues as CEO of Infront X. He is joined by CFO Krishnan Ramachandran and Managing Directors Philip Sharpe and Damian Browarnik. Sharpe, who has held numerous management positions in digital businesses including over a decade at Turner Sports, also becomes Chief Operating Officer; Browarnik assumes the role of Chief Innovation Officer. The leadership is completed by Bora Nikolic (Chief Design Officer), Becki Civello (VP, Commercial), Joni Lockridge (VP, Operations), and Yevhen Us (Senior Director, Products), all of whom have been recently promoted from within the organization.
Christian Mueller, Infront X CEO, said: “This new identity and strategy unites Infront’s digital capabilities and experience under one roof to align with the immediate and long-term needs of our partners. Remaining nimble with the solutions we offer potential clients at all stages of their digital journey is crucial and Infront X will provide the most up-to-date services whilst also having one eye on the trends the industry will face in the future.”
Infront X has a global workforce of around 300; its headquarters are in Zug with other offices in New York, Los Angeles, Toronto, Atlanta, London, Paris, Kiev, St. Petersburg and Tel Aviv.
Connecting fans and consumers to the greatest sports events, Infront offers everything an event or commercial partner needs to be successful. With a team of around 1,000 experts working from 44 offices across 17 countries around the world, Infront is equipped to tackle any challenge – be it innovative digital solutions, world-class event operations, international media rights distribution, sponsorship sales and activations or cutting-edge media production. Headquartered in Switzerland, Infront is passionate and #AllAboutSports. @infrontsports www.infront.sport
About Infront X
At Infront X, we empower brands to build unique relationships by creating digital products & experiences people love. We specialize in helping sports, media, and entertainment organizations make deeper connections with their audiences through leading-edge technology, data-driven strategy, and impeccable design.
Headquartered in Switzerland and with 9 offices across North America and Europe, we are proud of the impact we’ve helped create for elite organizations like the PGA TOUR, Verizon, NASCAR, FOX, Chelsea FC, AS Roma, Comedy Central, the International Ski Federation and the International Basketball Federation, among countless others.