Barnfind opens UK operations19 September 2014
Norweigan manufacturer Barnfind Technologies has expanded operations by opening an office in Rickmansworth, UK. Anil Parmar is serving as vice president sales UK and Ireland, and Nilesh Mandalia has assumed the role of managing director UK and Ireland.
“Barnfind has a strong R and D heritage and a growing portfolio of innovative solutions for the professional video market,” said Wiggo Evensen (pictured), Barnfind CEO. “Nilesh originally joined Barnfind as VP Sales, and has helped to successfully evangelise our company across the world from the very start whilst newcomer, Anil, will play a key role in driving sustainable revenue growth through his extensive sales experience.”
Mandalia was previously involved in setting up distribution arrangements globally for DekTec and Barnfind. “I am thrilled to have the opportunity to directly lead Barnfind’s UK operations and work with Anil to reach out to the broadcast market with exciting new products,” said Mandalia.
Parmar’s background in broadcast video sales includes management level positions at Emotion Systems, Providius, Digital Rapids and JVC Professional. Previously he worked at Evertz where he was instrumental in establishing the Canadian manufacturer’s position in the UK market. Parmar launched his career in the broadcast industry at Snell and Wilcox in the mid ‘90s where he managed a number of key accounts including broadcasters, systems integrators and dealers.