Erling Hedkvist is Senior Vice President and Business Development Manager at Lawo. Hedkvist has been in the broadcast industry since 2000 and started out working in product management before making the move over to sales, business development and management. Mr Hedkvist has specialized in providing networking solutions for the broadcast and media & entertainment industry, initially for contribution applications but over the last few years with an increased focus on providing software defined network (SDN) solutions for broadcasters. As such he works with clients to design solutions for Remote Production, Master Control, Playout, PCR, OTT etc using IP in a distributed/virtualized environment.
Mr Hedkvist has presented with several prominent industry forums such as VSF, WBU-ISOG, SSPI, WABE and others and holds a Master’s degree in Computer Science and Engineering with a specialization in Computer Communication from Lulea University of Technology in Sweden.