Chem Assayag joins Viaccess-Orca

Pascale Paoli-Lebailly | 21-11-2013

Chem Assayag has joined Viaccess-Orca as its new EVP, sales. Based in Paris, Assayag will take up responsibility for the company's global sales strategy and business development, driving business in new markets, managing the expansion of the sales force, and feeding into the product development process.

The company reports that it is poised to rapidly expand its client base throughout the world.

Assayag has experience in the world of digital television and content services. Coming from OpenTV, a specialist in interactive television, he managed operations in Europe and the Middle East.
He also led the worldwide sales, marketing, and business development functions for the MediaHighway product line at NDS (now part of Cisco Systems), after working for Qualcomm's MediaFLO euro division.