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Former Shure EMEA MD Markus Winkler to lead QSC's Systems business

Former Shure EMEA MD Markus Winkler to lead QSC's Systems business
Adam Savage

Business

20 June 2017: By Adam Savage

Winkler will also oversee efforts to expand the company's operational presence in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

QSC has appointed Markus Winkler as senior vice president for QSC Systems.

Based in Sinsheim, Germany, Winkler will lead QSC’s growing global Systems business and oversee efforts to expand its operational presence in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA).

Winkler was previously the long-serving managing director of Shure EMEA, and brings to the role over 20 years of executive leadership experience in the audiovisual industry. During his tenure with Shure, Winkler led the expansion and growth of Shure’s business and organisation in EMEA.

“Traditional audio, video and control markets are in an era of unprecedented change with traditional ecosystems being disrupted by rapidly evolving channels and technologies, managed by a unified AV and IT organisation,” said Joe Pham, president and CEO, QSC. “We are thrilled to have Markus join our leadership team and bring his extensive experience and knowledge to guide the QSC Systems business into this new era.”

“I am delighted to join one of the most respected and innovative companies in our industry,” Winkler remarked. “The opportunity for QSC’s Systems business is extraordinary. I look forward to working with our customers and partners around the world to expand our Systems business, and establish QSC as a premier international brand.”

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