Ticketmaster Italy has appointed Daniel Bei as its new managing director.

Bei joins from the World Trade Centre Italy where he held the role of president. There he was involved in the management of venues such as the Milan Forum and the Rome and managed the Bologna Sports Palace.

Mark Yovich, president Ticketmaster International, said: “Daniel comes to us with incredible standing and experience in the Italian market. His knowledge of this key territory, the sixth-biggest live music market, is second to none. We’re very happy to welcome him to the Ticketmaster family, to help us strengthen our continued expansion across Europe.”

Bei was general manager of Brussels’ Forest National for five years, during which he broke the record of concerts organised.

He also spearheaded the creation of the Palais 12, one of the largest indoor venues in Belgium.

Bei said: “I am very proud to join the global leader in live entertainment ticketing, with the most innovative ticketing solutions on offer. Italian fans are very passionate, and I look forward to providing them with the world-class service they deserve.”

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