Richard Hewitt

General Manager @ Vizrt Australia

Richard Hewitt is GM of Vizrt Australia. He has a well-established background in broadcast based solution sales andprofessional services. Prior to accepting the GM role with VizRT, Richard held the role of Regional Sales Manager for Imagine Communications for five years, where he led large sales of playout based solutions to the Oceania market. He has worked for over 18 years in the Broadcast industry with the first five years in the UK running training operations for Encoda Systems. Moving to Australia in 2003, he worked with major Asian broadcasters across the region scoping and selling Automated Playout systems. His experience in Asia also included several years running professional services for Harris then moving further in sales and business. His experience in the business has involved roles in training, technical pre-sales, professional services, business development and account management. Visit