Boling, TX (PRWEB) March 18, 2009
Champs sur Marne, France -- Guillaume d'Azémar de Fabrègues (47) has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of SGT, a leading global software vendor in the broadcast and media industry. Mr. d'Azémar de Fabrègues follows Philippe Hauguel who will pursue new ventures outside the company.
In addition, SGT announced some structural changes and decisions that will help SGT to effectively face the new market conditions and to ensure that the company is best positioned to anticipate the effects of the global economical crisis. In this context, SGT has decided to do some adjustments to its marketing approach: During this year's NAB show the company will be present at the French Pavilion. In addition, SGT has decided to participate at IBC in Amsterdam every second year.
"Today's announcements together with a stronger customer focus are designed to support SGT's success both today and tomorrow," said François Chiche, Vice President Sales and Marketing of SGT. "We are very pleased to have Guillaume d'Azémar de Fabrègues join the group, and we are convinced that under his leadership we can continue to build a solid ground to successfully face the new challenges."
Mr. d'Azémar de Fabrègues has 24 years of professional experience and held leading management roles in engineering, construction, and IT software companies, such as Prosys, Serete, Arès, Astria, Waid, WebGalaxis, and Emulsia. He also has a proven track record in improving organisational execution and managing growth. Mr. d'Azémar de Fabrègues graduated from Ecole Centrale des Arts et Manufactures in Chatenay Malabry (France) in 1985.
With more than 18 years of experience in broadcasting, SGT is a leading global software vendor providing innovative solutions for the broadcast and media industries. More than 300 TV channels worldwide use SGT's award-winning software suite, VEDA™, such as Al Jazeera (Qatar), Arte, BeTV (Belgium), Canal +, EPTV (Algeria), Eurosport, France Télévisions, M6, ProfMedia (Russia), RTK (Russia), RTL, SWR (Germany), TF1, TQS (Canada), TV5 Monde. The solution based on a service-oriented architecture (SOA) features high flexibility and modularity offering seamless integration into each client's environment.
The company was founded in 1990 in France. Today, more than 60% of its business is generated outside of France. For more information visit our website at http://www.sgt.eu