Irdeto, a world leader in Multiscreen, Media Protection and Revenue Assurance solutions, have announced the appointment of Richard Scott as SVP of Sales and Marketing. His new role with Irdeto will encompass strategic planning for key accounts, new business acquisition, developing new growth opportunities, leading Irdeto’s global sales and marketing team.
Irdeto is a subsidiary of multinational media group Naspers with 18 offices across the globe and over 900 employees. The company is a strategic partner to more than 350 pay media customers worldwide including marquee brands like Liberty Global, Comcast, ITV, Multichoice, Foxtel, Astro, OSN, beIN Sports and a stable of major Hollywood studios and rights holders.
“Richard Scott is a high caliber executive with over 25 years in media technology, and we welcome him to the team during an exciting time in our company,” says Graham Kill, CEO Irdeto. “Richard is both flexible and agile in diverse business situations, which is absolutely essential for a global company in a complex and fast-changing industry. With our rich, over 40 year heritage in media protection, we have embarked on a journey to providing a compelling new suite of solutions and services for the media industry. Richard is joining that journey and helping shape the go-to-market strategy to get us there.”