He replaces the previous Humax representative, Graham North, who has stepped down due to ill health.
Peacock became UK Sales Director at Humax on November 1 and is responsible for the UK operator business, taking on the overall responsibility for UK retail sales and marketing. He has worked at Humax since 2007.
Richard Lindsay-Davies, CEO of The DTG commented: “Rob Peacock brings with him a depth of industry experience which will be invaluable when it comes to innovating and revolutionising the television industry. We are very pleased to welcome Rob to The DTG Council and look forward to his contribution on behalf of Humax alongside our other Council Members including BBC, Sky and Dolby. The DTG Council is in a very strong position to continue the UK’s reputation as the world-leading TV industry.”
The DTG Council is the governing body of the DTG, the UK’s self-funded collaboration centre for innovation in digital media technology.