Harris appoints Khaled Al-Jamal to support Middle East growth strategy
July 31, 2012
Source: MM Network
Harris has expanded its Middle East team with the appointment of Khaled Al-Jamal as regional sales manager based in the Harris office in Dubai, UAE.
Al-Jamal's role is to further strengthen Harris' already firm reputation in the Middle East. He will be responsible for sustaining the company's broadcast business growth in the region through the implementation of the sales and support strategies while improving business processes and optimising routes to market.
Al-Jamal joins Harris from twofour54 in Abu Dhabi, where he worked as business development manager and was responsible for growing the animation, gaming and radio sectors within the business. Previous to this, Al-Jamal was employed by Sony Professional Solutions in Dubai where, for five years, he managed key broadcast accounts and channels and played a major role in handling landmark deals for Sony in the Middle East region.
"We are pleased to be joined by a well-respected industry expert such as Khaled." says Said Bacho, vice president sales & service, Middle East & South Asia for Harris Broadcast Communications. "Our Middle East broadcast sales operation is well-established and with the addition of Khaled to our team, we are underpinning our commitment to the region and looking to further extend our reach in this important geography."
"I look forward to contributing to Harris' regional growth strategy and working with a manufacturer that has a rich legacy of producing innovate products and solutions for the broadcast industry." adds Al-Jamal.
Al-Jamal has a degree in Engineering from the University of Leicester in the UK and is currently pursuing a MBA degree.
Harris Middle East and South Asia has its headquarters in Dubai and local representatives based throughout the region. Together this team provides a high level of service and support to its regional customers and a channel to market for its top-class integrated broadcast workflow solutions.