Industry Moves: MMC Ventures, Dave Gilbertson, Trinity Mirror, Base 79

Latest executive movements, comings and goings in the UK digital media industry…

Trinity Mirror: SEO consultant Malcolm Coles is becoming product director for the news publisher’s nationals division (ie. Mirror, People, Daily Record). Via allmediascotland.

MMC Ventures: Deloitte’s tech, media and telecoms senior consultant Simon Menashy has joined MMC Ventures has joined Small World and Base 79 investor MMC Ventures’ investment team

Base 79: The former MyVideoRights is adding ITV (LSE: ITV) Player exec Gulliver Smithers as CTO and BBC iPlayer exec Gideon Summerfield to spearhead its push on to connected TV platforms.

Gilbertson: Former Informa and Emap CEO Dave Gilbertson (pictured) is joining regulation industry regulation analyst GamblingCompliance as a strategic advisor.