VICE PRESIDENT APAC, UFC
Kevin Chang serves as Vice President, APAC at UFC®, the world's leading mixed martial arts organization. He is responsible for UFC's APAC strategy, operations and content distribution. Chang first joined the global brand in January 2011 – June 2013, returning in February 2015. He previously served as the organization's Vice President of Media in Asia responsible for establishing the brand's early content distribution and marketing partnerships in the region, as well as setting up the first Asia office in Beijing.
Under Chang's leadership, UFC has aggressively expanded across Asia and delivered live events in Macau, Saitama, Seoul, Manila and Singapore, with its inaugural event in Mainland China happening on November 25, 2017 at Mercedes Benz Arena in Shanghai. During his tenure, Chang has also led international development and content deals that include partnerships with PPTV, Sina, Tencent, SMG, Perform Group, Abema TV, FOX Sports Japan, Eclat, and others.
Prior to joining UFC, Chang began his career in the sports industry at the National Football League, where he served as the Director of International Media. A native of Honolulu, HI, Chang holds a Bachelor of Arts from Pomona College and a China focused MBA from University of Hawaii, East-West Center for Asian Studies.