Hong Kong, March 23, 2018 – Vega Global, one of the leading System Integrator and Managed Services provider for Audio-visual technologies, has appointed Mr. Ricky Lee as the new Country Manager for South Korea with effect from March 2018. Ricky Lee succeeds Tero Aide who has been the Country’s Head since 2015.
Ricky’s primary focus is to increase the company’s client portfolio across its range of innovative solutions in network integration, video conferencing, and digital media. He will lead and develop Vega’s overall operations and responsible for expanding the business in the territory.
“South Korea is without a doubt the most dynamic and aggressive market place for technology and innovation among all countries in Asia.” Commented by Mr. Laurie Chow, Managing Director of Vega Global, “The market continues to show strong growth across various sectors including retail, FMCG, hospitality, education, and finance which culminates in a multitude of Audio-visual design related opportunities for Vega. We are confident that Ricky is the right person to further our growth in the region, his knowledge of Korean business culture is definitely an asset to drive greater business outcomes.”
Mr. Matthew Deayton, Global Business Development Director of Vega Global, also commented, “We are delighted to have Ricky on board to ensure that Vega continues the positive development in Korea. Ahead of him lies the challenge of continuing the planning and putting into practice the company’s strategy in the Korean AV market, we are confident that his extensive experience in technology and management will be a great contributor to achieving our goals in the country.”
Ricky is a Korean National with more than 24 years of experience in managing technical and sales team across various industries. He studied business management at Hanyang University where he also finished his MBA degree. Prior to joining Vega, he manages the AV systems and provides event support for Google Campus in Korea.
Being optimistic about the challenge that lies ahead, Ricky commented on his appointment, “I was very impressed with the capabilities Vega has built in APAC particularly in South Korea in the area of AV Technology Solutions. I am extremely excited to embark on this new challenge and lead the growth of the company in the Korean market. I am targeting a sustainable business growth based on the existing clients and by enabling our channel partners to bring dynamic solutions to enterprises across the country.”
Vega opened its office in Korea in 2015 and have designed and completed AV projects for the largest multinational firms in the territory. Ricky will join a robust team of country managers from 14 countries across APAC, UK and USA to run the global business of Vega.