New Regional Director to spearhead Philips and AOC monitors in MEA
September 19, 2013 10:57 by sanjeev kant
MMD, the company that markets and sells Philips monitors, and AOC, the company that markets and sells AOC’s range of products, have appointed Vineeth Sebastian as the new Regional Sales Director for Middle East and Africa (MEA). In his new role Sebastian will focus on growing the Middle East and Africa markets, overseeing MMD’s and AOC’s retail and B2B channels and consequently work closely with existing and potential customers for both Philips and AOC brands. MMD and AOC are both subsidiaries of TPV which is the world’s largest display manufacturer.
“I am delighted to welcome Sebastian to the team and wish him all the best for a fruitful work relationship. Our commitment to delivering outstanding display solutions and exceptional client service is proving to be a winning formula. It’s enabling us to attract the industry’s best talent and expand our products and services for our clients. These are certainly exciting times for our company,” said Thomas Schade, Vice President for MMD and AOC in EMEA.
Sebastian has been chosen because of is his vast experience and knowledge and extensive industry network. Sebastian holds a Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical and Electronics degree from Delhi College of Engineering, New Delhi, India. Sebastian’s professional career of 13 years spans across roles such as Product/Sales Management and General Management.
“I’m delighted to join this esteemed organisation that boosts two of the premier monitor brands in the world. The opportunities for Philips and AOC displays are significant in the region and as the brands implement their strategic plan,” said Vineeth Sebastian, Regional Sales Director at MMD and AOC MEA. “I look forward to utilise my vast experience with leading vendors/distributors to take the business and current organisation to the next level. In my new role I will try to strengthen our relationship and have close contact with our customers which I see as an advantage – in the end, it’s always about good customer relations and customer satisfaction.”
MMD is a wholly owned company of TPV established in 2009 through a brand license agreement with Philips. MMD exclusively markets and sells Philips branded LCD displays worldwide. By combining the Philips brand promise with TPV’s manufacturing expertise in displays, MMD uses a fast and focused approach to bringing innovative products to market. MMD serves the Western European, Middle East and African markets from its headquarters in Amsterdam. The Eastern European and CIS markets are served by a local office in Prague. Through its network of local sales teams MMD works with all major IT distributors and resellers. The company’s design and development center is located in Taiwan.
AOC is one of the global top brands in the display market. High quality, first-rate service, an attractive design as well as environmentally friendly and innovative products at competitive prices are the reasons why more and more consumers and distribution partners trust in AOC. The exceptionally broad product range of computer displays has won numerous awards. AOC is a subsidiary of TPV Technology Limited, the world’s largest LCD manufacturer. AOC serves the Western European, Middle East and African markets from its headquarters in Amsterdam. The Eastern European and CIS markets are served by a local office in Prague. Through its network of local sales teams AOC works with all major IT distributors and resellers.