Levira appoints Mr Raul Aav as a developer of its Play-out Centre

23.01.2013

Levira’s Media Services Division has a new member, Raul Aav, who is responsible for launching and developing new projects and for technical support for media services. He has long experience from a number of large international media groups.

Raul Aav

“I am very pleased that Raul agreed to join our team,” comments Indrek Lepp, Division Director of Levira’s Media Services. “His extensive experience in the media field will contribute to the rapid development of Levira’s Play-out Centre. We have several plans on the table, which Raul will give a go.”

For around the past 15 years, Raul Aav worked for the SDI Media Group, his last position being Director of Information Technology in Europe. He has participated in the development and support of many non-linear services, various system integration projects with known broadcast clients, and in setting up the MTG (Viasat) Play-out Centre in Riga, Latvia.

Raul Aav has graduated from the Tallinn University of Technology and has received technical and management training at different domestic and foreign partners, such as Signiant, 120VC Holdings, IT Koolitus and Strathclyde Police.

About Levira
Levira is the provider of infrastructure services to Media, IT and Telecom industries. Levira is the largest independent provider of TV playout services in the Northern Europe and the main TV- and radio broadcast transmission service provider in Estonia. Levira operates one of the largest datacentres in Estonia and provides public and private cloud services.

Levira’s state-of-the-art fully automated Playout system gives an utmost flexibility to provide the exact and only those services that are requested by each customer. Today 24 HD and SD TV-channels to Scandinavian, Baltic, Benelux and Sub-Saharan African markets are aired from Levira’s facility in Tallinn. Levira with HQ in Tallinn, Estonia is jointly owned by Estonian State and TDF Group. www.levira.tv