Irfan Gondal

CEO & Managing Director at BS Broadcast
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Irfan Gondal

CEO & Managing Director at BS Broadcast
  • email irfan@broadcastarabia.com
  • language irfangondal.com
  • migondal786
  • phone +971 50 5686786
  • place United Arab Emirates

Solutions-oriented professional with 24 years of significant and progressive experience in Media and Broadcasting Industry. Widely networked professional, with a reputable name in the broadcasting industry, among Broadcasters, Suppliers, clients, and a strong work ethic to make a significant contribution to any organization. Specialties in Setting up Television and Radio stations right from Server based Play out Automation system, Uplinking, Post production, Production Studios, Digital Archive and all related activities. Leader with exceptional interpersonal and collaborative skills to foster the team’s performance. A team player that listens, thrives on collaborating with diversely talented team members, and integrates their divergent thoughts, opinions, and perspectives into meaningful action.

demoEducation

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HD Training
BBC London
Jan 2008 - Aug 2008

I completed my HD Training from BBC London.

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Avid Interplay System Administration
BBC London
Jan 2008 - May 2008

I completed my Avid Interplay System Administration Training from BBC London.

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Digital Audio/Video Routers
BBC London
Jan 2008 - Aug 2008

I completed my Digital Audio/Video Routers and Control panels Training from BBC London.

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Live News Transmission
BBC London
Jan 2008 - Aug 2008

I completed my Live News Transmission Training from BBC London.

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Preparatory Education
Fedrick School
Jan 1992 - May 1994

I went to Pakistan from television network to represent my School and completed my school education.

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Professional
Broadcast
90%
Digital TV
98%
Media & Radio
95%
Broadband
89%
Personal
IT Consulting
100%
Project Management
97%
Research & Development
89%
Building and Leading Teams
95%
Professional
SMS2TV
90%
SMS Games
87%
SMS2TV Filtration & Platform
95%
SMS2TV Filtration & Database
98%

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Managing Director
BS Broadcast
Mar 2017 - Still working

BS Broadcast are leading suppliers of used broadcasting equipment from Middle East. BS Broadcast has an extensive inventory of used and demo equipment available at a discounted price for our customers.

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CEO
Broadcast Systems Arabia
Jan 2011 - Still working

Broadcast Systems Arabia is one among the leading solution providers in this region equipped with best known expertise since 2011 in the media industry.

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Manager Technical Projects
Al Aan TV
Mar 2011 - May 2016

• Launched the FM services is Syria & Libya. • Launched the EPG Service on both satellites Nile-sat & Arab sat.

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Broadcast Operations Manager
Al Aan TV
Sep 2009 - Mar 2011

Al Aan is a pan-Arab satellite broadcaster based in Dubai Media City, available free-to-air on Arabsat or Nilesat, offering original infotainment programs.

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Broadcast Consultant
Libya Al ahrar TV
Jan 2012 - Sep 2014

Libya TV (also known as Libya Al-Ahrar TV) is a Libyan TV channel broadcast by satellite from its headquarters in Doha.The channel was created in 2011 during the Libyan civil war‎.

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Specialties: IT, Broadcast, Digital TV, Cable-TV, Pay TV, Media, Radio, Games, Broadband, Interactive TV, Enhanced TV, IDVB, MHP, iTV, SMS2TV, MMS2TV, SMS Games, Portals, SMS2TV Filtration & Platform & Database, IT Consulting, Project Management, Research & Development, Vendor Partnerships/Relations, Building and Leading Teams, Client Liaison, Technology Needs Assessment, DVB-T,DVB-S,SNG, OB, Microwave, Playout, Broadcast, Media Asset Management (MAM)

Gaming
Music
Book
TV
Outing
Motorcycle

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Muhammad Irfan is a reveered person within the Broadcast industry. He has built his reputation from the ground up and his vast knowledge in the FM Radio business, coupled with his strong network across the Gulf region – make him a valuable contact to work with. Sandip Virk
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Irfan is smart, energyful and internationally experienced professional, who is looking for efficient and best price/performance solutions, and he is willing to walk the extra mile to get them in order to achieve long term benefit. Tomas Petru
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It was nice working with Irfan during my career back at Mazroui , He is warm welcoming , with a cool attitude … we were inolvled in several projects together , and he is a quality oriented professional ! All the best Mohamad Osman
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Irfan is an excellent engineer and has good experience designing and building new studios. As an Operations manger I am sure he is doing a good job at Alaan TV (TM ME) , with commendable inerpersonal and cross cultural managment skills combined with his superior technical know how. Ebby John
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Having worked for Irfan at Al Aan TV, I found him to be professional, personable and honest with great organisational skills. Travelling from the UK to the UAE to deliver broadcast training services, I greatly appreciated the fact that everything was so well organised and planned – ready for my arrival on site. Every minute was fully utilised, thanks to Irfan’s managerial aptitude John Pery
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Working in Irfans team was fun.He has good knowledge about Broadcast systems.His idea of designing Signal work flow charts to simplify troubleshooting process of On Air channels was good peice of work in operations dept..Irfan i wish you Good Luck for career ahead. Gangadhar Dandibotla
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Irfan is a good Technical Professional who is well acquainted with Managing a Technical team at the same time knowing the broadcast technology on hands on basis.I wish him best of luck in his future carrier. Tariq Raja

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