Ideal Systems Appoints Aniket Rangnekar to Head Live Production and Rental
Ideal Live was launched earlier this year as a Dejero bonded cellular equipment rental service for live sports and news broadcaster’s remote video contribution. Since its launch it has been very successful with Dejero units from Ideal being used to cover major sporting events from F1 motor racing to FA Cup soccer by broadcasters across Asia.
“Aniket joins us at a fantastic time in our live broadcast business, we are experiencing tremendous growth in demand across Asia for our Dejero equipment to do remote transmission of live video feeds from all sorts of events, we are now expanding our Ideal Live rental business with VR using Nokia’s OZO camera, the world’s top rated 360 degree VR camera for high end immersive virtual reality productions. Aniket’s vast experience in live production from Bollywood to Sports will be a major asset to us as we expand our Ideal Live service offering. Aniket will also be working with our existing team to support the design and delivery of TV studios and systems for our customers in Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia” Said Fintan Mc Kiernan, CEO of Ideal Systems for South East Asia.
Prior to joining Ideal Systems, Aniket was Senior Solutions Architect for Live Production at Grass Valley Belden. Before Grass Valley, Aniket worked in live production at wTVision, Ross Video, Nine Broadcasting (Nine GOLD) and Sony Entertainment Television. Aniket holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Physics from Bombay University.
About Ideal Group Ideal is Asia’s largest broadcast systems integrator and is a multinational organization providing innovative media and design solutions to sectors including broadcasting, telecoms, and media. Ideal Systems provides services that range from systems consultancy and design conceptualization, to systems deployment and support of broadcast systems, facilities, and studios, to billing and subscriber-management solutions.
Ideal Group operates from 11 regional offices in nine countries across Asia. The company employs over 150 full time staff members in its offices in Hong Kong (Headquarters), China, Taiwan, India, Japan, Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia and Dubai.