Ncam strengthens presence in APAC with appointment of Jerry Du business development director
Ncam Technologies, developer of real time augmented reality technology for the media and entertainment industries, has announced the appointment of Jerry Du in the role of business development director for the APAC region.
The appointment will support Ncam as it continues to extend its presence in this key region for film and television production.
Du brings over 35 years of industry experience and market knowledge to the role. With early practical experience as a TV engineer and a VT operator and editor, he has spent the past two decades leading companies in GM roles. Following two years at Philips DVS China and three years at Pinnacle Systems China, Du led Vitec Group Production Solutions Division China for 16 years, handling leading Vitec brands including Vinten, Sachtler, Oconnor, Litepanels and Anton Bauer.
He was responsible for driving sales growth and transformation in a highly competitive market, with a focus on securing business objectives and building strong relationships with both customers and business partners. Du was introduced to Ncam solutions during this time, and successfully integrated Ncam products into bundle sales to the top TV stations, film makers and live event crew in the region.
Nic Hatch, CEO, Ncam, said: “Across the APAC region, we see great ambition to innovate and willingness to embrace new and exciting technologies. It is a major market where we are keen to expand our footprint and build our brand, and Jerry’s business acumen and extensive knowledge of this sector will be key to enabling us to open new doors in the region.”
Du added: “Ncam has an outstanding AR product portfolio that can help broadcasters and filmmakers in APAC to really make their content stand out. I am excited by the challenge of presenting these products to the audience in this region and showing what they can do.”