CEO, Electrosonic Group
Jon Hancock is Chief Executive of Electrosonic Group. Jon has spent the last 20 years in the technology related services sector. He formerly worked for Accenture, where he built his foundation in consulting services, and then spent 8 years as Global Chief Operating Officer of an $800m technology business that specialised in using technology to help mainly Fortune 100 clients transform their businesses. He has led global teams of over 10,000 people and has spent much of his time in America, Europe, India, South East Asia and Australasia.
“I recently joined Electrosonic to take the 54 year journey of the company to its next phase of development. Technology capabilities are evolving quickly and this brings a unique opportunity for forward thinking AV specialists. I was excited to join after meeting the leadership teams and was awed by the passion and capability within the business. Electrosonic has many “firsts” in the audio visual industry and the prospects for global growth are clear to see”.
Steve is an experienced board Chairman and Non-Executive Director with an extensive knowledge of technology, sales and marketing gained from serving as an operational executive for such companies as Barco, Polycom and Intel in multiple geographies. He has worked and lived in London, Los Angeles, New York, Brussels and Paris, and led multi-functional teams in India, China and Latin America.
“Being independent from the day-to-day management of the business, I hope to provide objective criticism, advice and guidance to the executive management team to help build Electrosonic’s presence and reputation around the world for serving our customers’ needs, no matter what it takes.”
Managing Director EMEA
Sarah is responsible for Electrosonic’s operations across EMEA. With a 21-year career working in the audio-visual sector, she has a proven track record in developing high performance work cultures and promoting a constant drive for improvement, innovation and creativity across all organisations she has worked with.
“I am devoted to ensuring Electrosonic remains committed to understanding our clients’ operational and strategic goals to increase their business performance by developing technological solutions that ensure their mission-critical objectives are always achieved.”
Bryan is responsible for Electrosonic’s operations across the United States. An Electrosonic veteran who joined us in 1999, Bryan has served as a project manager for projects in Taiwan, Japan and throughout North America. He also managed Electrosonic’s US Products Division and the AV Design Consulting team, and was promoted to President of the US business operations in 2017.
“I am continuing to build on Electrosonic’s strong foundations in the US and Latin America as we drive to expand our world-class team, adding more innovative technology solutions while further enhancing our industry-leading services.”