Cyber Group Studios has promoted Raphaelle Mathieu to Chief Operating Officer of the company. "I am delighted to have appointed Raphaelle Chief Operating Officer of Cyber Group Studios," Bourse said. "For seven years, she has successfully developed our international distribution activity and played a key role in financing our series as well as in the development of our commercial activity. She will now second me in managing the group. Our focus is on accelerating the launch of global franchises and growing our development, production, distribution platforms, and digital activity in strategic and innovative ways, so that we can offer even richer and more immersive experiences."
Upon assiming her new role, Mathieu will succeed Dominique Bourse, who was named Chairman and CEO of the company in February 2023. "Raphaelle’s knowledge of our industry combined with her entrepreneurial skills and experience with institutional relations will be key to helping us continue to fulfill our ambitious roadmap," Bourse said. "As we expand our reach, were also stepping into the young adult series arena, and reinforcing our dedication to supporting third-party projects through production and distribution activities."
An industry veteran with two decades of experience in the distribution and production of audiovisual content, Mathieu has held various positions within Cyber Group Studios, including Director of Sales, Acquisitions, and New Media, and most recently, Executive Vice-President. Before joining Cyber Group Studios in 2016, Mathieu served as General Delegate of SEDPA (French Association of Distributors). She serves as a company board member.
"It is with immense pride that I take on the role of Chief Operating Officer at Cyber Group Studios, reporting to Dominique Bourse,” said Mathieu. "I will put all my determination and passion into closely collaborating with and providing solid support for each pillar of our organization, to help bring our roadmap to fruition. Together, we will work to deliver Premium, varied, and innovative content for children, families, and young adults around the world, to enjoy across many platforms for years to come."
It is with immense pride that I take on the role of Chief Operating Officer at Cyber Group Studios, reporting to Dominique Bourse. I will put all my determination and passion into closely collaborating with and providing solid support for each pillar of our organization, to help bring our roadmap to fruition.” Raphaelle Mathieu Chief Operating Officer, Cyber Group Studios