A1 Telekom Austria Group / Head of Media Broadcasting
Under the leadership of Mr. Stanislav Georgiev A1 Telekom Austria Group’s Broadcasting unit has swiftly risen among the leading service providers in Europe’s media and broadcast industry. Within just 4 years after incepting the A1 Broadcasting’s B2B platform for managed pay-TV services, white-label DTH and technical distribution of TV channels, Mr. Georgiev’s business unit now operates 6 pay-TV DTH platforms in 5 countries in Europe, hosts the encryption for more than 1 mio pay-TV subscribers and delivers technical distribution services to more than 60 premium TV channels across Europe, Middle-East and Asia. A1 Broadcasting also operates teleport Aflenz – one of the largest and most advanced earth stations in Europe, with more than 55 antennae serving 20+ satellites with orbital arch from 55W to 85E.
Mr. Stanislav Georgiev is among Europe’s most recognized influencers in the content, media and broadcasting industries, frequently invited to speak at leading industry events across the globe. Mr. Georgiev’s career originates in the ICT industry, where formerly he was the CIO at Vip Mobile (Serbia) and the Head of Group IT at A1 Telekom Austria Group. He possesses an MSc degree in Computer Science from Sofia University and a Masters degree in Management from Stevens Institute of Technologies.