Board Members

Laila Hede Jensen

14 Years global Sales & Marketing background with US, Chinese and European technology business’s. 12 years in Senior Management roles with leading manufacturers of LED Displays, Projectors, LCD/Plasma and Laser Displays. Experienced in the AV industry and presenter on LED Display Technology for several years. Now building a new international sales and support organisation for Unilumin Group. Establishing new partnerships with leading system integrators, consultants, endusers and developers worldwide. And establishing Unilumin Offices and Support Centres throughout Europe and the Middle East.

Simon Jackson

Simon Jackson is Senior Vice President of EMEA Sales at NEC Display Solutions Europe, leading the regional, specialist and global sales teams. Simon’s role oversees all regional sales offices as well the vertical and specialist teams for EMEA, including Cinema, Aviation, Transport, and Digital out of Home, and he is now based in Munich, Germany. During his time with NEC, Simon has held a range of roles and responsibilities, including UK Sales Director, Director Pan-European Strategic Sales, and Vice President for UK, Nordic and BeNeLux markets, where he oversaw Strategic Sales, Marketing and Operations.

Dirk Huelsermann

Dirk is a seasoned investment banker with more than 15 years of experience in domestic and cross-border M&A, Venture Capital and Private Equity Transactions across Europe, US, Middle East and Asia. At the London-based Corporate Venture Capital company STRATACACHE Capital, he is the Managing Partner, where he overlooks the investments into emerging technologies. In addition, Dirk serves as CEO and Trustee of his own Single Family Office, is Founder and Chairman Emeritus of the Digital Signage Federation Europe (nee OVAB Europe) and serves  as a Non-Executive Director to several technology and investment companies in the UK and Silicon Valley.

Keith Dutch

Having worked in the AV Industry for over 15 years. Keith is an experienced and well-connected AV professional with expertise in all areas of the business.  Keith joined Peerless-AV (then BBG) in 2004 after a successful career as a pro cricketer for Middlesex and Somerset cricket clubs.  Since October 2016, Keith has been Managing Director for the EMEA organisation, which has seen year-on-year growth, both in sales and headcount.

Owen Ellis

Owen’s career in AV started in 1984 and he initially worked in a variety of roles from live events through project delivery at systems integrators that include Metro Group & Electrosonic. He then served for 17 years as a corporate enterprise end user at Morgan Stanley Investment Bank. From there he transitioned to a full-time role running the AV User Group in December 2017 which he’d been a member of since 2004 and volunteer Chairman since 2010. During his time as the AVUG Chairman Owen extended the Groups reach into New York, San Jose (Silicon Valley) and Hong Kong.

Harry Horn

As of 2010 Harry Horn has been in various Marketing Management positions at Scala Inc. After the acquisition of Scala by STRATACACHE, Harry has led the transformation of the marketing organizations of both companies into a new structure serving the STRATACACHE family of brands as Vice President Marketing Global. As of 2016 Harry in addition took on the role of General Manager EMEA for Scala with full P&L responsibility and in that role he is managing all sales, services, support and logistics elements for the region

Leif Lijebrunn

CEO ZetaDisplay AB (publ)

10 years experience in the industry

Grow as a player through organic growth and acquisitions Want to professionalize the industry