Cambridge, UK ANT, the provider of native browsers and content-rendering solutions for TVs, set-top boxes, multimedia handhelds and other consumer electronic devices, has appointed David Bell to manage its expanding professional services business.
Bell will be responsible for developing and delivering a range of engineering and support services to the company's global OEM, silicon, telco and consumer electronics customers.
Bell and his team will deliver a range of design and consultancy services to help customers get the maximum value from the ANT Fresco browser and ANT PurePlay media manager software ranges. Professional services include porting, optimisation, user interface design, custom product development and bespoke training.
Bell comes to ANT from Tality, an electronic design services company, where he was operations services manager providing support to over 100 design engineers and project managers. Prior to that he was with Acorn Computers as systems development manager, responsible for consumer product development. Previous experience includes roles with Xerox in the US, and Marconi.