EVS announces new appointments to its management team
Liège, Belgium, 9 January 2020
Key EVS team members are promoted to Chief Customer Officer, Chief Marketing Officer and SVP Strategy
EVS, the leader in live video technology for broadcast and new media productions, today announces three key internal promotions aiming to strengthen the management team and accelerate the company’s worldwide growth.
Benoit Quirynen, who joined EVS in August 2016 as SVP Market & Product has been appointed SVP Strategy. In this newly created role, he will work closely with CEO Serge Van Herck, enabling strategic partnership cooperations and providing overall strategic guidance to steer the company towards its business objectives. Prior to EVS, Benoit spent most of his career leading transformational change in a wide range of businesses and through various management functions.
Nicolas Bourdon has been promoted from his position as SVP Marketing to Chief Marketing Officer. Over the past 14 years, Nicolas has directly contributed to today’s positioning of EVS as a worldwide leader in the industry. As EVS’ new CMO, Nicolas will be managing the global market solutions activities from ideation to market delivery. He will also be responsible for overseeing the company’s global marketing, learning and community management activities.
Quentin Grutman has taken on the role of Chief Customer Officer to lead all EVS’ customer facing teams: Sales, Presales, Project Management and Customer Service. Having led EVS EMEA for five years and EVS Americas for the past four years, Quentin has demonstrated he has the right expertise, experience and energy to drive EVS towards its ambitious goals and strengthen relationships with its customers on a global scale.
EVS’ CEO, Serge Van Herck said: “Our broadcast industry is going through fundamental changes and by promoting these experienced and passionate leaders to their new roles, I’m convinced we’ll be able to better leverage their expertise and accelerate EVS’ growth at this pivotal moment in the industry.”
All three have officially taken up their roles on January 1st, 2020.
Forward Looking Statements
This press release contains forward-looking statements with respect to the business, financial condition, and results of operations of EVS and its affiliates. These statements are based on the current expectations or beliefs of EVS's management and are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results or performance of the Company to differ materially from those contemplated in such forward-looking statements. These risks and uncertainties relate to changes in technology and market requirements, the company’s concentration on one industry, decline in demand for the company’s products and those of its affiliates, inability to timely develop and introduce new technologies, products and applications, and loss of market share and pressure on pricing resulting from competition which could cause the actual results or performance of the company to differ materially from those contemplated in such forward-looking statements. EVS undertakes no obligation to publicly release any revisions to these forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events.