EDAA Board - European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance

EDAA officers

Angela Mills Wade

Chair of EDAA

Angela Mills Wade, Director, Europe Analytica (EA) – Executive Director, European Publishers Council (EPC) angela Angela Mills Wade has been the Executive Director of the European Publishers’ Council (EPC), a high level lobby group of Chairmen and Chief Executives of major European media corporations since 1991. Previously, Angela has worked as Head of European Affairs and Special Issues at the UK Advertising Association; European Executive for the ITV Companies’ Association and Assistant European Executive at the Retail Consortium.

Mathilde Fiquet

EU Legal Affairs Manager at FEDMA

Mathilde coordinates the work of the FEDMA (Federation of European Direct and Interactive Marketing) EU Legal Affairs Committee and focuses on all issues relating to data protection and privacy for the Data-Driven Marketing sector. She also works on self-regulation, the review of the code of practice of FEDMA on use of personal data for direct marketing, and dialogue with the Article 29 Working Party. She holds a Master’s degree in European Public Affairs from the University of Maastricht in the Netherlands.

Conor Murray

Treasurer of EDAA

Conor Murray, Head of Regulatory and Public Affairs, Association of Television and Radio Sales Houses conor Conor Murray is the Head of Regulatory and Public Affairs at egta, the association of television and radio sales houses. He previously spent five years at the European Commission and has been living and working in Brussels for the past eight years. egta is the trade association of television and radio sales houses that commercialise the advertising space of both private and public TV/radio channels all over Europe and beyond. egta aims to make sure the voice of sales houses are heard in all relevant debates and to pave the way for a better regulatory environment for the European advertising and media industries to flourish.

EDAA Board Members

Ilias Konteas took up the position of Executive Director for EMMA in October 2018. Ilias has a legal background with a specialisation in European law, including European media law. Before joining EMMA/ENPA he spent 16 years at BUSINESSEUROPE, in charge of intellectual property issues.

Algara Castle is the Communications and EU Affairs Manager at ACT, Association of Commercial Television (ACT) in Europe.

Julia Maier-Hauff is Secretary General at the Association of European Radios (AER) juliaJulia Maier-Hauff has been Secretary General of AER since 2011. She is also a lawyer in charge of European Affairs at Verband Privater Rundfunk und Telemedien (VPRT) since 2001, and has been deeply involved in all major EU regulatory decision-making processes concerning private media, especially the TV Without Frontiers and the Telecom Package reviews.

Charo Fernando Magarzo, Deputy General Director, AUTOCONTROL charoCharo Fernando Magarzo is the Deputy Director General of the Spanish Advertising SRO (Association for Self-Regulation of Commercial Communication, AUTOCONTROL) and is also Vice-Chairman of the European Advertising Standards Alliance (EASA). Charo Fernando Magarzo holds a PhD in Law from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid (UCM), Spain and acts as an Interim Full Professor of Commercial Law at the Complutense University of Madrid (UCM) and she has also authored numerous publications in the field of industrial property, unfair competition and advertising law.

Townsend Feehan is CEO of IAB Europe. Prior to joining IAB Europe, Townsend worked for Microsoft Legal & Corporate Affairs in Brussels and ran EU industry associations in the ICT, consumer electronics and biotechnology sectors. She previously represented Microsoft on IAB Europe’s Board. Townsend has an M. Phil. in European policy from the University of Edinburgh.