, a global media services company announced that Ghallab Mohamed will be joining the company as Chief Operating Officer for Middle East and Africa. In his role, Mohamed will be responsible for overseeing MediaGuru’s business development and operations in the region. This latest appointment puts the company on track to expand its media services business and further develop and support their growth strategy in MEA.
With more than 17 years of extensive leadership and management experience in broadcast industry, Mohamed brings his breadth of expertise in developing systems business, system sales, project management, system integration and managing professional services.
“MediaGuru is among handful of companies with a focus on cutting-edge technology, quality of service delivery, and strong customer orientation and I am delighted to be a part of this young and dynamic team” said Mohamed. Hefurther added, “Media organizations today are generating large volume of content and dealing with it is becoming a major challenge; digitization and managing media assets is a huge opportunity here with almost every media company looking for the right technology, expertise and solution – that’s where MediaGuru fits in well.”
Commenting on Mohamed’s appointment, Sanjay Salil, Managing Director at MediaGuru said, “Middle East and Africa are of strategic importance to us and we will continue to focus on digitisation business while expanding our services portfolio around media asset management, digital media and technology solutions.” “I am confident that the wealth of knowledge, experience and expertise that Ghallab brings will benefit MediaGuru and its clients, and will strengthen our presence in the region.”
Mohamed joins MediaGuru from Sony Professional Solutions MEA. In his career, Mohamed has worked across a wide variety of broadcast systems including an extensive range of business critical “state-of-the-art” AV & IT systems; from Television and Radio Studios & automation, OB Vans, DSNG, Earth station, FM & MW systems, Teleport & MCR and IT Broadcast, Digital Archiving & File based solutions.