New President of Europe, Middle East and Africa Paul Thorpe brings wealth of experience and skills to digEcor

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Paul Thorpe has been appointed as the new President of the EMEA region for global IFE provider digEcor effective immediately and will be based in London.

Enabling our customers to create extraordinary travel experiences.

With over 20 years of experience in the aviation industry, Paul Thorpe has joined the digEcor team as the new President of Europe, Middle East and Africa. Thorpe will be based in the UK and direct all activities in the region.

Paul began his aviation career over 20 years ago in the Business Jet Aircraft sector then held a range of sales and marketing management role in the avionics and IFE sector. He joins digEcor from Rockwell Collins where he was most recently the Sales Director of Northern Europe.

digEcor’s CEO David Withers commented, “We’re extremely excited to welcome Paul to digEcor. The EMEA region has always been an important market for digEcor and Paul’s appointment, and the team he will be putting in place from our new London office, marks our commitment to our existing and future customers in this region. Paul has been very successful in previous roles and we’re confident he’ll drive real growth in this area and provide great leadership as a member of the global executive team.”

Thorpe commented “I am eager to jump right in and get to work on the opportunity the EMEA region presents. We have some great customers and a storied history in the area and we see significant growth opportunities in the region. Customer empathy has enabled me to deliver growth to all the companies I have worked for and I truly believe a concerted focus on the client and service in my new role will contribute to enabling our customers to create extraordinary travel experiences.”

Paul Thorpe can be contacted at Paul(dot)Thorpe(at)digEcor(dot)com or +44 7557 053 160

For more information on services provided by digEcor, contact the marketing department by email at marketing(at)digecor(dot)com or visit digEcor online at

About digEcor

digEcor enables airlines to create extraordinary travel experiences through a suite of cabin technology solutions with specialization in content services, portable and embedded IFE including the digEplayer™, in-seat power, tape replacement systems, and passenger experience solutions. digEcor focuses on increasing traveler satisfaction, creating easily executed end-to-end solutions, and generating revenue opportunities for its airline customers. Founded in 2000, digEcor is based in Brisbane, Australia, with operations in Salt Lake City, Seattle, Amsterdam, London, and Singapore. For more information, visit or call +1 801 691 7225.



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Ben Fuller, Director of Sales & Marketing    

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