Board of Directors


Non-Executive Chairman

Mr Massad has almost three decades of Financial Services and Investment experience, having previously held the role of CEO Asia & Middle East at Man Group PLC, one of the largest publicly traded hedge funds in the world, for over 20 years, followed by 3 years as Chairman of the Wealth Management Advisory Council of the Dubai International Financial Centre (“DIFC”), and subsequent similar positions at MAF Group and Union Bancaire Privee, managing multi-billion Dollar investment portfolios for institutional and high-net-worth clients.


Non-Executive Director

Mr Wellisch has 18 years’ experience in technology strategy, business administration, systems consulting and software development. He has held executive and non-executive positions for technology organisations ranging from start-ups to large multinationals. Recent appointments include Asia-Pacific CIO for market-leading FTSE 100, Compass Group plc, and Information Systems Director for Bupa’s fast-growing health services division.


Non-Executive Director and Company Secretary

Mr Clements has a Bachelor of Commerce degree and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, Fellow of the Governance Institute of Australia and a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.  Mr Clements currently holds the position of Company Secretary of a number of publicly listed companies and is Non-executive director of Emerald Resources NL.  Mr Clements has experience in corporate governance, finance, accounting and administration, capital raising and ASX Compliance and regulatory requirements.


Non-Executive Director 

Mr Jones has over a decade’s experience in the Australian finance industry working for wholesale investment funds and broking houses, most recently becoming a partner at Emerald Capital Australia Pty Limited (ECA). Mr Jones has a large breadth of expertise in corporate finance, capital raising, funds management and has through his role as Investment manager formed close working relationships with fund managers around the globe.

US Advisory Board

Megastar Millionaire has established an advisory board to be constituted by board members based in the United States with a broad range of experience in the digital, entertainment and social media industries.

The initial two members of the Megastar Millionaire US Advisory Board are Mr John Baldecchi and Mr Michael Pole.

Megastar Millionaire will leverage the significant experience of the members of the US Advisory Board in the entertainment and social media industries.

The Megastar Millionaire US Advisory Board will conduct quarterly meetings with the intention of assisting in the strategic and corporate development and promote the interests of the Group.


Advisory Board Member

Michael is a versatile and dynamic Studio Executive with a 25+ year proven track record of managing the development of hit video games.  He has held senior management positions with some of the industries most successful video and mobile game companies including Nexon, gloops, Electronic Arts, Activision, Fox Interactive and Vivendi Universal Games.

As Senior VP at both Electronic Arts and Fox Interactive, he managed the development and launch of some of the most successful game franchises in the industry including; Simpsons: Hit and Run, Simpsons: Road Rage, The Hulk, Tony Hawk, World of Warcraft, NASCAR 1998-2002, Knockout Kings, Scarface, Ice Age, Robots, Hot Wheels Racing, NCAA College Basketball and Tiger Woods Golf.

Michael’s games have sold over 40 million units across mobile, console and PC platforms and have generated in excess of $1 billion in revenue.


Advisory Board Member

John Baldecchi is an accomplished TV and film producer whose movies have grossed over $600 million in worldwide box office for such studios at Disney, Sony, 20th Century Fox, Lionsgate, and DreamWorks. He has also produced or developed movies, mini series and series with Paramount, AMC, Warners, MGM, ABC, Screen Gems, New Regency and Dimension.

Mr. Baldecchi recently produced the $100 million remake of the seminal action film, ‘Point Break’. The movie was released internationally through Warner Bros. last Christmas . His next feature is ‘Crash Site’ and will be directed by two-time Oscar winner, Charles Gibson. A partial list of John’s other produced credits include: ‘Odd Thomas’ based on the Dean Koontz series of the same name, and directed by Stephen Sommers (‘The Mummy’, ‘GI Joe’), the big-budget remake of ‘Conan’ for Lions Gate Studio, ‘88 Minutes’, starring Al Pacino, ‘The Mexican’, directed by Gore Verbinski (‘Pirates of the Caribbean’), and starring Julia Roberts and Brad Pitt and ‘Simon Birch’, with James Gandolfini, Gene Hackman, Ashley Judd, Jim Carrey, Oliver Platt and David Straithairn.

Mr. Baldecchi is now Founder/CEO of ‘Digital Riot’, a disruptive “direct to fan” online film studio featuring the most popular social media stars from YouTube, Vine, Instagram, and Snapchat. Mr. Baldecchi graduated UCLA with a degree in economics.


Advisory Board Member

Jon has over two decades of experience in software and consumer digital media. A classic “serial entrepreneur,” he has founded or co-founded no fewer than seven successful companies, including his best-known venture, Pandora Media. One of the world’s largest and most successful music streaming services, Pandora currently has over 250 million registered users and a market cap of over $2.1 billion.

Jon is currently the CEO of MuMo, a new mobile social music sharing service. In addition, he is Chairman and co-founder of Thrively, a consumer technology platform that helps children discover and pursue their passions. He is also co-founder of LiftOff LLC, a business accelerator that helps early stage and Fortune 500 companies develop and launch new products.

Before launching his latest ventures, Jon was COO and a member of the founding team at UberMedia, Idealab’s prominent Internet start-up and currently the world’s leading independent developer of mobile social apps. Before that, he was co-founder and COO of Big Stage Entertainment, an advanced avatar platform company recognized by Forbes in 2009 as one of America’s 20 Most Promising Companies, and sold to Image Metrix in 2010.


Advisory Board Member

Jennifer strengthens MSM’s Advisory Board with her 20 years of experience in digital entertainment, social media, and video games. Over the years, she has held key leadership roles in business and product development, licensing, distribution, and marketing at leading entertainment and gaming companies. She is currently President of Lucky 29 Media, which provides advisory and consultancy services to digital entertainment start-ups.

Her experience includes producing the early web efforts for MTV Networks at Viacom and Electronic Arts, where she was part of the hugely successful EA Sports division. As a founding team member of early mobile publisher Glu Mobile, Jennifer was a pioneer in the mobile game market.

More recently, Jennifer has held senior positions at video game publisher Zynga, where she helped the company define its mobile strategy and grow its business to become one of the leaders in mobile gaming. She oversaw Zynga’s strategic partnerships with Google and Apple, including the launch of FarmVille on the iPhone. At its peak, FarmVille had over 80 million monthly users, generating over $1 billion in revenue by 2013. It remains one of the most popular and profitable games ever created.


Advisory Board Member

Engineer turned applied mathematician with experience in statistical modeling, optimization, recommender systems, information retrieval, large-scale machine learning, and data mining.