Riedel reinforces UK sales team

Riedel Communications has announced the appointment of Graham Taylor as the company’s UK broadcast sales manager.

The company says the new appointment significantly enhances the resources available to its growing broadcast user base in the UK and across Europe.

Prior to joining Riedel, Taylor was sales director, EMEA, for Wohler Technologies, where he managed sales and marketing for the region and managed the company’s range of MPEG products worldwide.

Taylor earlier served as broadcast test and measurement sales manager for systems integrator Boxer Systems, working in the company’s distribution division (DigiBox) before starting up a new division specialising in test equipment solutions. He previously held technical, sales and management roles at companies including Orion Electrotech, Slipstream-SDS, Rohde & Schwarz, Inelco and Hewlett-Packard/Agilent Technologies.

"Graham has an excellent track record in successful broadcast sales, with proven skill in building key relationships and a strong background in electronics and networking," said Paul Rivens, UK general manager for Riedel Communications. "We’re confident that these elements will make him a valuable contributor to our growing UK broadcast sales operations."

Taylor will be based in the UK and report to Rivens.