GPA encompasses 27 expert Regional Business Units (RBUs) with localized delivery capability in 49 countries globally. We have over 4000 employees, and well over $1B in annual AV/UC related revenues.
“Collaboration technologies only fulfil their true value when they bring communities of people together to share their ideas and achieve meaningful outcomes. Enabling this is the key vision of GPA”– Byron Tarry, Managing Director GPA
Roman is CEO and owner of ICAP Global Iberica. Creative and innovative, he has designed and developed ICAP Global Business Strategy for more than 20 years. He has led the company to its global expansion since he first landed in Spain and created ICAP Global Iberica in 2008. He is passionate about people and how to make their lives easier, enjoyable and productive through technology both at work and home.
Adriano Beti is the CEO of Kilchenmann and is responsible for all of the company’s sales and operations in all markets throughout Switzerland. Kilchenmann International is a dedicated arm of the organization that pursues global business through GPA. With nearly 20 years of experience in the integrator business, Adriano has extensive experience in international project and operations management, relationship management as well as in the development of digital business models. He joined the GPA Board in 2021.
Based out of the AVI Minnesota office, Jeff is the CEO and has been with the company for close to 30 years. He has enjoyed watching the organization grow and thrive in what can be a complex technology industry. Expanding AVI’s capabilities and adding talented professionals to the 100% employee-owned company has been a fulfilling experience for Jeff. AVI Systems also “powers” the companies of Dascom Systems Group and Magenium Solutions – making the employee-owner population about 750 professionals and growing. Jeff joined the GPA Board in 2021.
Sujith Sivaram, Managing Director of GPA’s regional business unit in Singapore, Esco has over 30 years of experience in Corporate Finance and business in Asia. As a member of Esco’s management team for the past 22 years, Sujith has garnered a wealth of experience working in various advisory, treasury, trade finance, and banking. Sujith is one of the newest Board Member joining the GPA Board in 2022.
Tobias Enders is the CEO of GMS Global Media Service. Prior to joining GMS, Tobias Enders worked in the commercial real estate investment sector. With GMS’s roots in enterprise managed services around the conferencing portfolios of a number of key German enterprise customers, he and the GMS team have been key contributors to GPA’s Managed Services maturation. Recently, Tobias has led GMS’s focus on the development of “Smart Workplace” practices, a rapidly emerging market that is highly aligned to the traditional meetings and collaboration space that anchors our GPA global community. Tobias joined the GPA Board in 2021.
Eric Greenop is the Managing Director for AVEX International in the UK. His global experience spans the past 4 decades across a broad spectrum of communication technologies. The CEO of GPA’s New Zealand Business Unit until 2021, Eric moved to the UK to take on the role of Managing Director of AVEX International. He was elected Chairperson of the Board by GPA Shareholders in 2020, having also served a previous 4-year Board tenure from 2014 – 2018.
David Carroll is the Managing Director of GPA’s regional business unit in Ireland, System Video, and works with a customer-first principle. He believes in the long-term benefits of being flexible and nurturing customer relationships. With over 25 years of experience in the AV business, David has designed and project managed multiple million Euro projects from large event spaces to 300 room fit-outs. David is one of the newest Board Member joining the GPA Board in 2022.