Media Group International announces three key appointments
UAE: Media Group International has strengthened its management team with three key appointments. Matthew Perman has joined the company as business manager, while Mohamad Othman and Mohamed Makki Ibrahim have both been appointed as business development managers.
A qualified chartered accountant, Mr Perman has extensive financial experience and was formerly with Sony Professional where he held various management roles. Alongside overseeing office operations in Dubai, Mr Perman is also working to improve commercial decision making and will be working closely with MGI’s sales team to offer advice on large scale bid submissions.
Mr Othman has a background in business development and strategic sales and marketing, having previously worked for broadcast systems integrator Qvest Media and broadcast connectivity supplier Al Mazroui ICAS. As business development manager, he will concentrate on IPTV, OTT broadcast IT solutions and outdoor display applications.
Meanwhile, Mr Ibrahim joins MGI from INC-Technology where he spent two years as area sales manager. With more than 18 years’ experience in the broadcast industry, Mr Ibrahim has extensive technical knowledge and a deep understanding of broadcast infrastructure and workflow. In his current role he will work to build relationships with new customers and develop and maintain strategic alliances with established broadcast manufacturers.
‘These appointments will further strengthen MGI’s capabilities in the Middle East region as we embark on our next stages of growth,’ said Paul Hennessy, CEO of MGI. ‘As a company, MGI is committed to offering its broadcast and new media customers the very best help and advice on all aspects of their projects. Having staff of this calibre on our team is vital to our success and we are confident that Matthew, Mohamad and Mohamed will bring real benefits to the company and to our customers. We are delighted to welcome them to MGI.’