EMG / Gravity Media, the leading force in production and content, media services and facilities, is pleased to announce the appointment of Martyn Edwards as the General Manager for the Middle East region. In his role, Martyn will be instrumental in harmonising operations, driving synergies, and leading strategic initiatives across the Middle East.

With over 20 years of extensive experience in the industry, Martyn brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to EMG / Gravity Media spanning across Production Management and Technical / Engineering delivery roles. Joining EMG in 2015, he was appointed into a Project Director role in 2022.

The business has had a permanent operation in Qatar since 2007, servicing the burgeoning demand for live sport, entertainment, esports, conference, and cultural event coverage across the region. Most recently, the team facilitated Qatar 2022, equipping the host stadia with broadcast and communications infrastructure fit for this large-scale, high-profile event. 

Peter Bates – Regional CEO for the UK, USA, Australia & Middle East at EMG / Gravity Media shared: 

“We are thrilled to share that Martyn has been appointed as our General Manager of the Middle East as it is a strategically important area of growth for EMG / Gravity Media. His proven track record of driving growth and delivering results makes him the ideal candidate to lead our operations in the region as we integrate our newly merged entities.”

Martyn expressed his excitement about the new role, stating: 

“I am honoured to be appointed as the General Manager and lead the Middle East team during this exciting phase of integration and growth. I look forward to leveraging our combined strengths, working closely with our talented team members and partners to further strengthen our presence in the Middle East market.”

In July 2024, EMG / Gravity Media will be welcoming Jamie Hindhaugh as Regional CEO for the UK, USA, Australia, and Middle East. EMG / Gravity Media looks forward to the impactful contributions Martyn Edwards and Jamie Hindhaugh will make in their new roles and is excited about the opportunities that await.