Harman Professional Solutions has promoted Amar G Subash to the position of VP and general manager, Asia Pacific. Reporting to Harman Professional Solutions senior VP of global sales Jaime Albors, Subash is tasked with enhancing the strength of Harman’s brands including AKG, AMX, Martin, BSS, Crown, dbx, JBL Professional and Soundcraft to drive growth throughout the region. Overseeing the teams in the Australia, Japan, Korea and Singapore offices, Subash will chart a course for further expansion in Asia Pacific territories.
“Amar has an excellent track record of working closely with our valued channel partners, system integrators and end customers, accelerating growth and improving customer engagement,” commented Albors. “At a time when our industry is evolving rapidly, we need a proven leader who can strengthen our industry-leading brands, deliver the holistic, integrated solutions that customers require. With a deep knowledge and experience in the Asia Pacific region, Amar is the perfect executive to help us accelerate our business and capitalise on the exciting business opportunities,”
Based in Singapore at the Harman Professional Solutions Asia Pacific headquarters, Subash will lead the team to serve the region’s customers with comprehensive integrated systems, including solutions for corporate, education, government, hospitality, large venues, tour sound and lighting, cinema, broadcast, retail and ecommerce.
“It is an absolute honour to lead Harman Professional Solutions APAC team as we explore newer growth opportunities in the Asia Pacific region,” furthered Subash. “With an industry leading portfolio of iconic brands, we have the unique ability to provide our customers both standalone and integrated solutions across audio, lighting, video and control applications. I look forward to working closely with our channel partners, customers and other stake holders to elevate their experiences”
Subash joined Harman in 2017 as finance director for Professional Solutions APAC before taking on the role of director for channel management and operations two years later. In 2020, his responsibilities expanded to lead the Audio Solutions portfolio for Asia-Pacific. As the holder of a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Nagpur University, Subash commenced his finance career at Lucent Technologies before taking on leadership positions at Tyco Fire and Security India (now Johnson Controls) and Ariston Thermo in Singapore.