Global Security Provider Conax Introduces New Leadership for Americas
LAS VEGAS, NV, Apr 12, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --
NAB Expo -- Conax, a leading global provider of solutions for
protecting multi-device digital content, today announced that Rohit
Mehra will take the strategic role of heading both sales and business
development for Conax in the Americas. In an initiative to capitalize
on and capture a sizeable share of the emerging Latin America and
advanced pay-tv markets of North America, the content security
solutions provider has created the new position to synchronize shared
interests between its markets and drive growth of the Conax brand in
Previously Vice President, Conax North America, Mr. Mehra will now
partner closely with Conax' Latin America daughter company to create
a unified presence in the Americas, including strong relations to
product development and other key functions and expertise provided by
Conax' global organization. Conax has recently revamped its
Brazil-based Latin America team including introduction of Mr. Tryggve
Arveschoug to manage its portfolio key accounts -- prominent pay-tv
operators in the region. Mr. Arveschoug brings considerable industry
experience. The two leaders will work closely with the rest of the
Americas' team to drive Conax' position as a security partner for the
-"A more cohesive approach to our regional subsidiaries capitalizing
on the expertise and support of Conax' global organization has become
a priority. In a move to strengthen Conax' strategy for the America,
we are pleased to announce that Mr. Rohit Mehra has been appointed
Vice President Americas, confirmed Erik Tordhol, EVP Sales &
-"The new position will drive development of a strong, motivated team
and bring in new and dynamic talent to provide support in the region,
continues Tordhol. Since joining Conax in North America, Rohit has
developed key partnerships, increased brand recognition and has
procured Conax' largest customer in North America, Cablemas, Mexico."
Latin America is a key focus area for the Conax long term strategy.
The company is strongly committed to continued development in the
region together with its valued customers and partners.
"I am looking forward to championing a significant portion of Conax'
future revenues, by becoming better acquainted with Conax' customers
and their needs, as well forging strategic partnerships to fuel
customers future growth, said Mr. Rohit Mehra. Conax has made
significant progress through strategic partnerships with solution
innovators and forward-thinking companies in the Americas. We will
feature one of the latest combined solutions at the upcoming NAB Expo
in Las Vegas, where many key customers and partners, as well as
prospects will be present."
Stay tuned for more from Conax at the NAB Show on Twitter@conaxas!
About Conax (www.conax.com)
Conax provides the future-oriented
security solutions and expertise that empower multi-screen digital TV
content providers around the globe to deliver premium content over
the combined Over-The-Top scenario of broadcast, broadband and
connected devices securely and eliminate potential revenue threats.
Conax Contego(TM) portfolio of solution furnish content providers,
cable, satellite, IP, mobile and terrestrial operators with solutions
that offer a competitive advantage - reduced hardware costs, easy
deployment and upgrade. Conax flagship, Conax Contego(TM), bundles 25
years of pioneering experience into one unique solution to guide
operators in navigating and realizing new business models. Through
its benchmark policy for security-evaluated client devices and
strategic partner network, Conax technology secures content for
operators representing 125 million pay TV consumers in 80 countries
around the globe.
ISO 9001 & 27001 certified, Conax is headquartered in Oslo, Norway,
and represented in Russia, Germany, Brazil, USA, Canada, Mexico,
Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand, China, Singapore, with 24/7 Global
Support operations in India. Conax is part of Telenor Group who has
operations in 11 markets, 33.000 employees, 125 million mobile
subscriptions and is among the world's largest mobile operators.
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SOURCE: Conax AS
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