Executive Team

Ang himpilan ng SDI Media ay matatagpuan sa Los Angeles, California at may mga sentralisadong hub sa  Warsaw, Poland, at Manila, Philippines. Sa pamagitan ng global executive team, ang SDI Media ay may senior management representatives na handang maglingkod ng serbisyo sa aming mga kliyente mula sa iba’t ibang teritoryo.

Chief Executive Officer

Noong taong 2016, pumasok si Mark sa SDI dala ang halos tatlong dekada ng karanasan sa koponan. Siya ay humawak na ng mga posisyon sa industriya tulad ng pagiging COO ng Panavision ( mga kamera at mga lente para sa sinehan ), CEO ng National Mobile Television ( mga trak para sa television production at OB vans ), at dating kasosyo ng Bain & Company’s Media/Technology practice ( management consulting ). Mayroon din siyang karanasan sa pagtulong sa mga investor-backed na mga kompanya upang makamit ang kanilang buong potensyal sa pamamagitan ng “strategic focus” at “operational improvement”. Siya ngayon ay naglilingkod bilang Pangulo ng Board of Camp Gilboa sa Southern California. Siya din ay may Bachelor’s degree mula sa UC Berkeley at MBA mula sa Havard Business School.

Chief Financial Officer

Masashi has served as the company’s Chief Financial Officer as well as a member of the board since 2015 and oversees its worldwide financial organization, corporate planning, compliance and risk management.  Prior to joining SDI, he ran and managed production and post-production businesses at Imagica Robot Holdings for which he still serves as an Executive Officer.  He also worked in the entertainment-electronics industry in which he was responsible for international product marketing as well as developing strategic alliances and joint ventures.  He has earned his MBA from University Michigan.

Chief Technology Officer

Scott Rose joined SDI in 2000 as part of the Gelula Inc. acquisition where he led IT and R&D technology service groups for 5 years. Since graduating from UCLA in 1984 with a BA in Fine Arts, Scott has spent the past 30 years in all facets of the entertainment production space and has been instrumental in the evolution of localization technology across Packaged Media, Digital Cinema, Broadcast and VOD platforms. He has also worked very closely with Texas Instruments, Sony, Toshiba, Apple, Microsoft and SMPTE providing guidance on standardization and is currently focus is on automation technologies utilizing cloud-based workspaces, AI and Machine Learning.

Chief Information Officer

Natalie Simms is the Chief Information Officer at SDI Media.

Vice President of Operations, Asia

Michele Smith joined SDI Media in 2004 in the Los Angeles office. She has been working with media related companies for the last 25 years, starting in finance and eventually switched to operations. Michele has held multiple operations roles within the SDI organization throughout  the world, having lived and worked in North America, Europe and now Asia. Michele’s involvement in large scale change management projects and operational workflows has helped to shape the company, consistently working to right-size the organization for scaling potential. Michele has an MBA from Pepperdine University.

Executive Vice President, Europe

Alberto Abisso joined SDI Media in 2010 and brought 15 years of valuable experience to the European Operations Team. Prior to SDI Alberto held a number of management positions including MD and VP of Operations at Greenfield Online, an innovative company pioneering online market research and comparison shopping portals, as well as European Service Manager at APC by Schneider Electric, and was also a Research and Development Engineer at Asea Brown Boveri (ABB), where he was awarded multiple patents as an inventor. He has a proven track record of driving operational success within complex international organizations; building strong cross-cultural teams and helping companies achieve their full potential through strategic focus and operational improvement. Alberto is fluent in four languages and holds a master’s degree in electrical engineering, graduating cum laude from Politecnico Di Milano, where he also worked for 5 years.

Managing Director, Asia

Nagsimula si Michael Tang sa SDI noong 2004 upang mangasiwa sa negosyo sa Asya. Bago magtrabaho sa SDI nagtrabaho si Michael sa Turner Broadcasting kung saan siya ay naging Director of Network Distribution sa South East Asia. Siya ang responsable sa paghahatid ng CNN at Cartoon Network sa mga cable, DTH, hotel, at mga mobile operator. Bago doon, nagtrabaho siya bilang broadcast engineer para sa Television Corporation ng Singapore, bilang programming manager para sa Channel 5 sa Singapore, at bilang  sales manager sa  Williams Communications.  Nagtapos si MIchael sa Imperial College of London.

VP Sales and Account Services, Americas