Cologne, 27 November 2020: Qvest Media, a leading international systems architect and consultant in the ICT, broadcast and media industry, appoints Christian Massmann as Managing Director and Chief Sales Officer (CSO) of the Qvest Group. Massmann will be responsible for the global sales business in the media sector and thereby occupy a key role for one of the Qvest Group’s core businesses. He will also further develop customer loyalty in the media sector and drive forward the synergies between the Qvest Group’s portfolio companies.
With effect from 1 January 2021, Christian Massmann will be appointed to the management board of the Qvest Group to manage sales activities in the media sector. As CSO, he will be responsible for the further development of the go-to-market strategy and the dedicated range of services for companies like broadcasters, streaming providers, platform operators, publishers, and telecommunications providers. This includes solutions for building Full-IP and remote infrastructures, cloudified and scalable SaaS and managed service solutions as well as the implementation of innovative software-defined applications.
For Peter Nöthen, CEO of the Qvest Group, the reinforcement of the management with Christian Massmann is an important step: “With our continuously expanding portfolio, we offer a wide range of services and solutions that can be perfectly tailored to meet customer needs. These include technology consulting and system integration as well as individual software development and cloud-based solutions in the areas of SaaS and PaaS. With Christian Massmann leading our national and international sales business, we are gaining an internationally experienced sales and marketing expert from the media and digital industry to make this offering even more accessible to media companies and further increase customer satisfaction.”
During his career, Christian Massmann has managed numerous digital transformation processes and led companies to exponential growth: “I look forward to working with Qvest Media to make a sustainable contribution to the transformation of the media sector and the development of digital future strategies,” said Massmann. The industry expert was a Global Board Member and Chief Sales & Marketing Officer EMEA of the Australian-British software and technology provider Adstream, Member of the Management Board and World Sales Director of ZDF Enterprises, and CEO of ZDF Digital for nine years. Furthermore, Christian Massmann is co-founder and shareholder of NOAA PARTNERS, an international strategy and implementation consultancy for business growth and innovation.