Thierry Raymaekers

Founder and principal

Thierry’s  focus is  on the success of clients to create their vision and drive profitability in China and  Asia.   

With over 20 years of experience in China and across Asia, Thierry has  a solid fundament in online and cloud video streaming, broadcasting, broadband, consumer and connected devices ( IoT ), apps, gaming, mobile & media entertainment, digital security management and monetization.

 

From 2012-16 Thierry acted as RealNetworks  VP Consumer Media – IP Licensing in China with global P&L responsibility providing one-stop video solutions for a wide range of connected devices to OEMs, SoC, broadcasters, carriers, enterprise and video streaming providers. 

 

Prior to that Thierry worked for 11 years at Irdeto during which he led the company from a start-up to becoming a dominant player in China and India, two of the world’s largest emerging markets within the media industry.

 

Earlier in his career he worked for Tellabs, and Philips Consumer Electronics, holding various managerial positions around the world in the field of operations, manufacturing, sales and marketing.   

 

Thierry holds a Law Degree (LLM) from Gent University (Belgium), a Master’s degree in foreign trade from Institut L. Cooremans (Belgium), and a MBA/MIM degree from Thunderbird, Global School of International Management (US).

Thierry is fluent in English, Dutch, French and has professional knowledge of Chinese and German.