Rodrigo Mazon is Executive Vice President, General Manager of SVOD (Subscription Video on Demand) at Univision Communications Inc., the leading Spanish-language media and content company in the United States. Mazon is responsible for all elements of Univision’s global SVOD service, which is slated to launch in 2022. He oversees content and programming strategy, original content production, talent relations, content acquisitions, subscriber growth and retention. He reports directly to Pierluigi Gazzolo, President and Chief Transformation Officer at Univision.
With over two decades of entertainment industry experience, including 10 years in streaming, Mazon is a seasoned content executive specializing in programming strategy, TV/film productions and acquisitions for audiences in Latin America, Spain and the U.S. Hispanic market. He spent the last 6 years at Netflix, most recently serving as VP of Content, where he and his team acquired or produced hit series such as “La Casa de Papel,” “Luis Miguel, La Serie,” as well as “El Chapo,” a co-production with Univision. Before joining Netflix, Mazon was Director of Content Acquisition at Hulu, where he launched Hulu Latino early in his tenure. He started his career in 2001 at MGM Studios, when he worked in corporate development managing the film greenlight process.
Originally from San Diego, Mazon studied undergrad at Dartmouth College, and received his MBA at Stanford University. He is based in Los Angeles with his wife and two children.