Amagi, which offers cloud-managed broadcast services and targeted advertising for TV and over-the-top, said it named Deepakjit Singh as its first CEO.
Singh had been chief innovation officer at Encompass.
“Deepakjit is one of the most well-regarded leaders in broadcast technology today,” said K.A. Srinivasan, co-founder of Amagi, in a statement. “And, he will be a huge part of helping Amagi build upon its global success, especially within the U.S. and other rapidly evolving markets. We are really excited to have him on board.”
Amagi was founded in 2008. Its Cloudport technology helps video content providers launch, operate and monetize channels anywhere in the world. Among Amagi’s clients in more than 40 countries are Turner, Viceland, Scripps Networks and Cinedigm.
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