Experience

  • Technical Event Manager

    at EA Games

    June 2016 - at Present

    State of New South Wales

    Tasks Determine, plan and commission the AV requirements of e-sports events in Hong Kong, Japan and Australia. Co-ordinate between third party suppliers and the company to ease the process of service and equipment delivery. Co-ordinate local setup crews in terms of service standards and scheduling. Develop work safety policies to ensure a zero incident rate. Manage the technical production aspects of e-sports events. Achievements Retained a zero incident rate across all events. Successfully co-ordinated between the company and suppliers, ensuring that every task is completed on time. Built a network of reliable local crew that ensured event success and happy employees.

  • Analyst and Consultant

    at Harman International

    January 2016 - at Present

    State of New South Wales

    Tasks Conduct field research in South East and East Asia to increase effectiveness of product launches and determine the needs of customers in different regions. Train distributors and retailers before and after product launches with a particular focus on quality control and easement of understanding of product. Conduct research and prepare reports for C-level executives regarding new specific market opportunities in the entertainment and hospitality industries. Prepare training material for distributors using multimedia tools to create visually-appealing content. Achievements Successfully contributed to the product launches across Asia by preparing reports and presentations on how to adapt a product to specific markets which led to increased sales across the board. 70% increase in distributor and retailer satisfaction, leading to better vendor relationships due to more effective and efficient training efforts.

  • Audio Technician and Operations Coordinator

    at Merivale

    December 2014 - July 2016

    State of New South Wales

    Tasks Plan and operate gear for corporate and entertainment events across the groups venues. Maintain gear and fix equipment when necessary. Provide technical training for new staff, musicians and DJ’s when necesarry. Conduct regular inventory analysis and reporting for 67 venues across the city. Acoustic and systems design for new venues within the group portfolio. Conduct periodic vendor quality control for AV gear suppliers. Occasional co-ordination of casual staff scheduling. Achievements Increase in vendor satisfaction by facilitating improved relationships between the group and the suppliers. Decrease in stolen or damaged property by 80% due to better management of inventory. Zero noise-related incidents due to better monitoring of sound, in accordance with the local regulations.

  • Technical Retail Specialist

    at Bragi

    January 2014 - December 2015

    State of New South Wales

    Tasks Assist Bragi with the launch of their Kickstarter campaign for the “Dash” wireless earphone product. Prepare technical content for e-commerce campaigns. Answer and report customer queries. Co-ordinate the Asian logistics for the product delivery phase. Achievements Contributed actively to a Kickstarter campaign that successfuly raised US$3.9 million. Successfuly oversaw the Asian delivery of products, the only region of the world where the company had no delays.

  • Assistant Technical Manager

    at Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra

    August 2013 - May 2014

    Bratislavský kraj

    Tasks Conduct preventive maintenance for the technical gear of the orchestra. Oversee the recording of live performances and prepare audio recordings them for release or archival purposes. Co-ordinate the casual crewing requirements for performances in different cities. Achievements Successfully created a preventive maintenance program that led to no equipment failures during live performances, effectively solving a previously had problem.

  • Staff Engineer

    at Winding Road Studio

    December 2012 - June 2013

    Region Syddanmark

    Tasks Assist Grammy Award winning engineer Flemming Rasmussen with sound for vision projects. Co-ordinate the process for localisation projects for different regions of the world. Conduct recording of soundtracks and dubbing sessions when necessary. Achievements Successfully oversaw the internationalisation efforts for critically-acclaimed Danish TV series Forbrydelsen (English: The Killing)

  • Technical Specialist

    at Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra

    January 2011 - November 2012

    Province of the Western Cape

    Tasks Conduct maintenance on orchestra gear. Co-ordinate casual crew depending on performance requirements. Liaise between the orchestra and third-party suppliers for performances in different cities across Sub-Saharan Africa. Oversee the recording of live performances. Achievements No achievements of particular significance, all tasks were completed successfully.

  • In-House Technician

    at House on Fire

    January 2009 - December 2010

    Manzini District

    Tasks Operate and oversee gear for in-house gigs. Conduct maintenance on company-owned electrical gear. Manage in-house events. Plan and execute the technical requirements for the National Arts Festival. Achievements Single-handedly executed the technical requirements for a 10,000-strong audience National Arts Festival, the country’s first.

Education

  • Project Management

    at University of Sydney

    2017 - 2017 (1 year) State of New South Wales

  • Bachelor of Creative Technology in Audio Engineering and Sound Production

    at JMC Academy

    2014 - 2016 (2 years) State of New South Wales

Languages

  • English Native

  • Turkish Native

Hives