June 2, 2021
Alisa Bowen is Executive Vice President, Business Operations, Disney Streaming. In this role, she oversees the Content and Business Operations, Business Development and Planning, Program Management, and Viewer Experience functions for The Walt Disney Company’s direct-to-consumer video streaming businesses, including Disney+, Hulu, ESPN+, and Star+.
Alisa joined Disney in 2017, as SVP, CTO and digital media lead for The Walt Disney Company’s international operations where she led a transformation of Disney channel’s broadcast technology, content operations, and digital publishing across Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA), Asia Pacific and Latin America. This included developing new streaming video products and overseeing technology operations.
Prior to joining Disney, Alisa served as CTO at News Corp Australia where she was responsible for the strategic leadership of the digital agenda across the organization. She’s also held leadership positions at major media organizations including Dow Jones and Thomson Reuters.
Alisa holds a Masters of Business Administration from the London Business School and is based in Los Angeles, California.