Irdeto has appointed Richard Scott as its SVP of Sales and Marketing. His role covers strategic planning for key accounts, new business acquisition, developing new growth opportunities, leading Irdeto’s global sales and marketing team.

Before joining Irdeto, Scott spent over six years as Senior Vice President Global Sales & Service at Harris Broadcast where he oversaw over $300 million in global sales leading multiple cross functional teams and employees based in offices on all continents. Prior to that, he was senior vice president, systems and technology services, EMEA, at Ascent Media, where he led the expansion of a systems integration business into EMEA.

“Richard Scott is a high caliber executive with over 25 years in media technology, and we welcome him to the team during an exciting time in our company,” said Graham Kill, CEO Irdeto. “Richard is both flexible and agile in diverse business situations, which is absolutely essential for a global company in a complex and fast-changing industry. “

Scott will be based in Hoofddorp, Netherlands.