Chief Executive Sass Jahani is a serial entrepreneur and a qualified broadcast engineer. He holds a degree in Electronics Engineering (BEng) and a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from Imperial College, London. He is a long standing member of the Institute of Directors (IoD) and also the Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET).
Operations Manager Rob joined ABS in 2001 bringing with him many years of experience of US Corporate Management, Private Business Ownership and Management Consultancy. He has executive responsibility for allocation of resources and the overall operations at ABS. These include Staffing & Recruitment, HR Administration, Procurement, General Administration and Site Management. Rob is ‘on call’ 24hrs/day.
Head of Technology & Engineering Mukund is a highly qualified and experienced broadcast engineer. He holds a degree in Information Technology and Multimedia (BSc). He has a successful background in broadcast facility design, installation and management and has overall responsibility for all technical operations at ABS. He has personally led the design and commissioning processes for ABS's new MAM centre.
EPG Manager Having qualified with a BA Hons in Humanities and a Diploma in Information and Library Studies Peter combines his skills in writing and publishing with his experience in communications technologies and transmission operations in heading up ABS’s developments in EPG management. Liaising with our in-house developers Peter has recently overseen the launch of the ABSolute EPG Scheduler a market leading, bespoke web-based software with exceptional functionality.
Transmission Manager Bilal is an experienced broadcast operations and business manager. He holds a degree in Commerce (B.Com) and a Masters in Business Administration (MBA). In addition to overseeing all broadcast operations at ABS he has company-wide responsibility for Staff Training and leads our programmes for maintaining service standards, incident investigation and reporting.
Head of Marketing Ted is a seasoned marcomms professional with many years experience at board level in both owner managed SME businesses and fully listed public companies. He has been supporting ABS marketing initiatives since the inception of the business 20 years ago. Reporting directly to the Managing Director he identifies and analyses new business opportunities and coordinates the company’s strategy to exploit them.
Financial Controller An ACMA management accountant with over 20 years’ experience, Sarah heads up the company’s accounts department. With an exceptional talent for organisation and process within the business environment she has set up all the financial management systems currently in operation at ABS. Sarah is also a member of the executive team bringing her broad experience in Finance and HR to the table.
Finance Director Tugay, a professionally trained accountant, sits on the Board of Directors at ABS. He was one of the Promoters of the Company and has been part of the ABS Group for 20 years. He has overall responsibility for control of the Finances and Assets of the entire Organisation, ranging from Accounts and Taxation to Total Financial Planning. His experience in Business Management, Company Finance and Planning is second to none.