Rafael Dubois joins Qvest as new Vice President Sales Europe Media & Entertainment
As the new Vice President Sales Europe Media & Entertainment at Qvest, Rafael Dubois will further develop the European growth strategy of Qvest, lead its European sales team and support international customers with a unique service portfolio spanning from change and technology consulting, software, and product development to systems integration. Rafael Dubois will report to Christian Massmann, Global Chief Sales Officer of the Qvest Group. Driven by its ongoing growth, the Qvest Group is successively expanding its global footprint, evolving to one of the worldwide largest consulting and system integration firms focused on the media and entertainment branch.
Rafael Dubois: “Companies, customers and consumers in the technology industry know no boundaries. This is especially true for our key market Europe in several respects. With its comprehensive service portfolio, Qvest is uniquely positioned to offer services and products along the entire media supply chain. I am looking forward to working with the European sales team and leveraging the impressive service capabilities of Qvest even further.”
Christian Massmann, Global CSO of Qvest Group: “Rafael brings with him a unique blend of long-term experience in the media and entertainment industry, in-depth expertise across the entire media supply chain and outstanding personal skills, like utmost empathy for the customer and the ability to carefully listen and translate customer challenges into focused and precise future-driven solutions. Together with his great European team, Rafael will help our current and future customers to innovate their business with an end-to-end consulting and implementation approach.”
After his law degree at the Universidad Católica Andrés Bello in Caracas, Venezuela, Rafael Dubois gained extensive sales expertise for more than twenty years in the media business worldwide, working in key markets like APAC, LATAM, EMEA and North America. During his career to date, he has worked for tech companies like Grass Valley, Pebble Beach Systems, and Ericsson in leading management positions. In his most recent role at UK-based broadcast service company Arqiva, Rafael Dubois, who holds both British and Venezuelan citizenship, was responsible for the key media clients like BBC Studios, UKTV, AMC and QVC.
Qvest advises and supports organizations and companies worldwide on all requirements for technology implementations in the context of digital transformation and is a world-leading systems architect, ICT integrator and developer of software products in the innovation-driven media industry. The company’s range of services is aligned to the opportunities emerging from an increasingly digital media value chain such as multi-platform content delivery, artificial intelligence, data & analytics, multi-cloud management, and IP infrastructures. Qvest clients include numerous renowned media networks, telecommunication providers, broadcasters as well as companies and organizations from the industrial and public sector. In addition to the headquarters in Cologne and Dubai, Qvest operates further locations in Europe, the USA, the Middle East, Southeast Asia, and Australia.