ATEME appoints Ericsson/Tandberg Television Executive to Drive EMEA Sales

IBC PREVIEW: ATEME, the leading video compression technology experts, have appointed Emmanuel Boureau as Vice President of Sales for the EMEA region

Emmanuel joins ATEME from Tandberg Television, where he was responsible for developing the company’s business across the whole EMEA region as Vice President of Sales. Previously, Emmanuel spent eight years at Harmonic, where he was European Director of Sales and Pre-Sales.

Emmanuel will join the ATEME team on September 1, 2009 and will be attending IBC 2009 under ATEME colours.

Emmanuel will be responsible for managing and growing the direct and indirect sales channels for ATEME across the region. Emmanuel will lead the introduction of advanced compression, content management and on-demand solutions for broadcasters, operators, content owners and VOD service providers for this innovative company. He will also be joining ATEME’s Executive Team, helping to define the company’s future strategy and direction.

Emmanuel commented: “ATEME is at the forefront of innovation in video compression with truly leading-edge technologies for both the contribution and distribution markets. I am very much looking forward to joining a company that is breaking new ground in delivering unsurpassable video quality for our customers in this key region.”

Michel Artieres, CEO of ATEME commented: “Emmanuel brings to ATEME a distinguished sales career within the broadcast and digital TV industries. This next step will see him joining a team that is fast taking the lead in advanced video compression solutions for the European, Middle East, Africa and India region.”

Emmanuel Boureau graduated from the Institut Superieur de Commerce de Paris in 1983. He is 48 years old and is married with two children.

About ATEME

ATEME is a world leading provider of MPEG-4 / H.264 and MPEG-2 bandwidth efficient compression technology. ATEME encoding solutions are deployed widely for broadcast contribution links, distribution, multi-screen live streaming, OTT and VOD applications.

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