Annemarie has more than 30 years’ experience in the broadcast industry, having worked for SABC (South African Broadcasting Corporation),
ZDF German Television (based in Johannesburg), Globecast Africa & Europe (based in Kenya for a few years) and, latterly, Intelsat Africa and Europe (based in London).
Her experience includes facility marketing, working as a news producer and on the deployment of broadcast facilities for both breaking news and scheduled events. She has worked extensively throughout Africa, including news assignments on Mandela-related stories from his release to his inauguration and deployment in conflict areas such as DRC, as well as managing planned events such as CHOGM confereces, Olympics and European Championships.
She has worked with some of the leading broadcasters in a commercial role to provide satellite connectivity for their distribution or contribution to their content.