Dr Fintan Mc Kiernan, CEO, Ideal Systems SEA
Fintan joined Ideal Systems Group in 2011 to establish Ideal Systems in South East Asia. Now with offices in Kuala Lumpur, Singapore and Jakarta, Ideal have built broadcast studios, facilities and systems for leading broadcast operators including Sony Pictures, Fox Sports, Astro, Globecast, Encompass Digital Media, CNN Indonesia and SingTel. Fintan is a member of the Asia Broadcast Union’s Engineering Excellence Awards panel of judges and is a member of the Board of Advisors for Asia Image Magazine. Prior to joining Ideal, Fintan established OmniBus Systems in APAC (Now Belden GV) and has worked in broadcast technology roles in the US and Europe. Fintan is a regular contributor and speaker at broadcast industry events in Asia including SMPTE, ABU and Broadcast Asia.