Dubai, October 1, 2020: Qvest Media, a leading international systems architect and consultant in the ICT, broadcast, and media industry, appoints Philipp Glänzel as General Manager and CTO at its Dubai location. Glänzel will complement the management team with a focus on managing all technology-relevant matters and thereby further expand Qvest Media’s strong market position in the MENA region.
Philipp Glänzel has been appointed to the management team of Qvest Media FZ LLC alongside General Manager and CSO Ahmad Al Kayal. With effect from October 1, 2020, he will be responsible for Qvest Media’s technology projects and development in the MENA region at management level. Ahmad Al Kayal will continue to lead the company’s sales activities as a long-standing manager.
Peter Nöthen, CEO of the Qvest Media Group, is pleased about the strong growth in the management team from the internal career program at Qvest Media: “With our constantly growing key role as a technology specialist, we are in demand to strengthen our management team at all levels. With Philipp Glänzel’s know-how, we are opening up new potentials and further expanding the degree of innovation and local expertise in the MENA region.”
During his career to date as consultant, project owner and principal at Qvest Media, Philipp Glänzel has already played a key role in numerous major projects for clients in Germany, such as the new construction of the SWR in Stuttgart or the modernization of the NDR, and was responsible for the infrastructure projects for Asharq, IMS and Al Jazeera in the Arab region. His excellent networking in the MENA region and his expertise in the digital transformation of the media sector are important building blocks to further establish the company’s market position. The innovative and digitally networked media architectures created by Qvest Media are benchmarks in the MENA region that Glänzel will continue to build on in the future.