Ian has worldwide responsibility for emerging technology and strategy for Harmonic.
This currently includes:-
- High Efficiency Video Coding
- 4K / Ultra HD
- Targeted Advertising
- Software & Cloud Based Solutions
He has over 20 years of systems and design experience in High Definition and MPEG video products. Ian’s previous roles to Harmonic were at Thomson (Director of Compression Technology) and Envivio (VP of Technology & Marketing).
Ian was at Tandberg Television for 9 years, as Engineering Group Manager working on MPEG-2 broadcast encoders, and later moving to become Segment and Product Manager with responsibility for satellite, terrestrial, and IP delivery of compressed material. Before Tandberg, he was a design engineer at Snell & Wilcox and Sony Broadcast.