Conax enhances executive team


Joseph O'Halloran

| 17 August 2015

Kudelski-owned content protection and pay-TV security firm Conax has beefed up its senior management team with the appointment of Oliver Bernau as executive vice president and head of services.

Bernau will lead the company's newly formed services division and play a central role in further cultivating the company's global services portfolio, executing on corporate strategy to enhance Conax global commercial business through new service offerings. He brings to the new role knowledge of the IT services industry, with areas of expertise including customer delivery and commercial responsibility in highly virtual international environments, senior leadership of onshore and offshore teams within management consultancy and service management from leading international companies.

"I am highly pleased to welcome Oliver to the Conax team. We have found an excellent fit for facilitating our long-term services strategy," commented Conax at president and CEO Morten Solbakken. "Oliver Bernau brings both extensive leadership experience and a track record in forming new delivery and governance models, developing new services and service management functions, and has a strong commitment to delivery and a very positive attitude."