Exertis appoints new head of AV for Europe

One of the UK’s leading distributors, Exertis, has today announced that Warren Lewis is taking over as head of AV for Europe, reporting to the group’s managing director, Niall Ennis.

Lewis will be focusing on leading sales and commercial propositions for Exertis’ professional AV business, driving vendor and customer strategy across Europe.

Ennis commented on Lewis’s new role: “As the geographical reach of Exertis continues to grow, it’s important that we leverage our combined strength, deliver solutions across territories and promote a strong message across the retail, home, education and public sector.

Warren has the experience and knowledge to build and scale our Pro AV presence in Europe providing benefits for our vendors and the right support for our customers.”

Lewis held various leadership roles across 10 years at LG Electrics before becoming part of the Exertis team; most recently, he was vice president Europe B2B – Information Displays.

Lewis said: “Exertis impressed me with their passion and ambition to become the leading Pro AV distributor in Europe.

I am looking forward to the challenge of building a cohesive strategy that will enable our vendors to take advantage of a growing European footprint and ensure that our customers have access to an outstanding choice of solutions and the best technical expertise in the Pro AV industry.”