Appointment of Sales Manager – Projects, UAE

Appointment of Sales Manager – Projects, UAE

15 October

GSL Professional has recently appointed Prasad Rao as the Sales Manager – Projects, responsible for the UAE market. With a diverse portfolio spanning over two and a half decades in the GCC and MEA region, Prasad has been involved in key projects such as the Abu Dhabi Airport terminals, the new Abu Dhabi Midfield Terminal, the UAE Presidential Palace, Opera House, Dubai Downtown, King Abdullah International Airport, Jeddah – Dep. Terminal, One & Only Palm One & Only Palace, Kempinski Residences on Palm, Madinat Jumeirah Resort Hotels – Mina A’ Salam, Al Qasr Palace, Dar Al Masyaf, Sadara Chemical Plant, National Titanium Dioxide Plant at Yanbu, KSA – PAGA Systems, High-rise towers in King Abdullah Financial District including CMA Tower, Tadawul Tower and several other installations across the region.

Having had worked with Conglomerates such as Honeywell International Middle East, Al Ghandi Electronics and SIS LLC promoting Philips and Bosch, his name is now synonymous with Installed Sound systems for Public Address, Background Music systems, Fire-emergency Voice Evacuation and Alarm systems in the Audio-Visual industry across the region. In his previous job roles he was managing PA, BGM & PA/VA systems for large scale infrastructure projects such as Airports, Railways & Metro’s and key commercial Buildings in MEA region.

‘Prasad has attained considerable knowledge across all elements of the audio industry throughout his illustrious 30 year career here in the Middle East. He is perfectly positioned to strengthen the awareness of the premium PA/VA solutions available from Harman for both professional and commercial applications. He is trusted in the region and we trust that he will be a great asset to the team,” said Sam Brandon, General Manager, GSL Pro Middle East.

“I am excited to be a part of such robust Global brands in GSL Professional’s portfolio and my primary aim would be to help our existing partners & key system integrator’s with extended support. I also look forward to winning more Installed sound systems for key projects in UAE region,” said Prasad. “The ELV systems Integrator’s in UAE are techno-commercially literate about the prevalent AV technologies with a curiosity on par with their counterparts in the EU. This technology awareness is ideal for reputed Manufacturers & suppliers of Professional Audio & installed sound systems to successfully conduct business activities.”