Leyard Europe names new CEO2 December 2016
Leyard has announced that Marco Bruines has joined as CEO of Leyard Europe.
Previously Bruines served as the president of BarcoLeyard, the joint-venture between Leyard and Barco in China and has held executive roles in Europe at Barco, Inter Visual Systems, and most recently served as the MD of SIGHT, a system integrator in the Benelux area.
“We are pleased to bring Marco’s deep customer knowledge and industry experience in displays to our EMEA business,” said Zach Zhang, chairman of Leyard International. “In his role, Marco will lead the sales, marketing, support, and operations in the region which will utilise his experience in segments ranging from sports and digital out-of-home media to broadcast, corporate, and control room applications.”
Bruines added: “During the previous years working with Leyard, I have always been impressed by the professional organisation and strong customer relationships. Moreover, with the broad and high-quality Leyard and Planar product portfolio, we can provide exceptional solutions for our growing markets.”