John Illingworth is Sales Director Middle East & Africa for Bitmovin, a company providing software products that solve complex video problems for leading media companies worldwide.
With career foundations at the highest level of aerospace electronic engineering, John switched over to the world of video under account management and sales in the UK CATV industry before moving to Dubai 10 years ago. Prior to Bitmovin, John has had extensive experience in various commercial roles at companies including Teleste, Technetix, Irdeto and Verimatrix. His work with industry’s leading broadcasters, system integrators, telcos and OTT platforms has led to world-class streaming solutions, enjoyed by millions of viewers in the Middle East and Africa. He has extensive knowledge on fiber optics, RF networks, and anti-piracy technologies.