Artel Video Systems, a world-class provider of innovative, real-time multimedia delivery solutions serving global markets, has appointed Egor Tyagunov as lead business development and account manager for the EMEA region and other emerging markets.
Tyagunov brings to the role more than 15 years of experience in broadcast and broad expertise in media over IP, media processing, content delivery, and production workflows. He has also spearheaded business development efforts for leading broadcast and pro-AV technology providers throughout Europe and Asia.
"Egor's extensive experience in both audio and video broadcast, plus pro AV, will be essential to Artel's growth," said Paul Seiden, director of international and channel sales at Artel Video Systems. "In this position, Egor will play a powerful part in supporting end users' technological and organizational challenges while also building on our existing relationships and growing Artel's clientele."
Prior to joining Artel, Tyagunov served as sales director at DEVA Broadcast and Sound4 and as sales manager working with dealers and partner networks at Telos Alliance. Earlier in his career, Tyagunov held product management and chief operating officer positions within the industry.
"Artel's commitment to developing resilient, cost-efficient solutions and to offering top-notch customer care and technology training creates a unique opportunity for broadcast and enterprise network organizations," Tyagunov said. "I look forward to leveraging my experience with broadcasters and enterprises to help Artel users improve end-to-end workflow performance and integrate innovative media delivery solutions."
Tyagunov's new position starts immediately, and he reports directly to Seiden. Based in Riga, Latvia, Tyagunov is fluent in Russian and English.