Freesat has announced the appointment of David Rowark in the newly created role of head of B2B sales.
Rowark will be responsible for driving the development of Freesat’s B2B sales arm, working alongside the retail sales team, as well as further developing the Metaphor project with potential partners.
Most recently, Rowark led the Connected Home product sales for Western Digital across the EMEA region.
Prior to his tenure at Western Digital, Rowark served as Sales Director for start-up company, Digital Vision Products Ltd, designing and supplying set top boxes to leading UK retailers and Government backed contracts supporting the Digital TV Switchover Campaign. Rowark also jointly ran and held the position of Sales Director at a leading Business Partner for IBM Technology Group, driving the direct sales within their main accounts across Europe, as well as managing their distribution channel.
Director of Marketing, Andre Santos, commented, “David’s appointment is pivotal for us as we continue to explore opportunities whereby partners can benefit from Freesat’s TV proposition. Strong, successful partnerships are key to Freesat and his vast experience in the industry will allow us to move forwards with these and help shape the future of the business.”