Prasad Rao moves to GSL
UAE: Prasad Rao has joined GSL Professional to take responsibility for the UAE as sales manager – projects. Mr Rao has a vast amount of experience in the MEA market and has worked for companies such as Honeywell International Middle East, Al Ghandi Electronics and SIS LLC.
Mr Rao has built a reputation as a specialist in installed sound systems for public address, BGM solutions and fire-emergency voice evacuation and alarm systems. In his previous roles he was managing PA, BGM and PA/VA systems for large scale infrastructure projects such as airports, railways and metros and key commercial buildings in the MEA region.
‘Prasad has attained considerable knowledge across all elements of the audio industry throughout his illustrious 30 year career here in the Middle East,’ said Sam Brandon, general manager, GSL Pro Middle East. ‘He is perfectly positioned to strengthen the awareness of the premium PA/VA solutions available from Harman for both professional and commercial applications. He is trusted in the region and we trust that he will be a great asset to the team.’
‘I am excited to be a part of such robust global brands in GSL Professional’s portfolio and my primary aim would be to help our existing partners and key systems integrators with extended support. I also look forward to winning more installed sound systems for key projects in the UAE region,’ added Mr Rao. ‘The ELV systems integrators in UAE are techno-commercially literate about the prevalent A/V technologies with a curiosity on par with their counterparts in the EU. This technology awareness is ideal for reputed manufacturers and suppliers of professional audio and installed sound systems to successfully conduct business activities.’