EditShare has appointed Martin Bennett as EMEA marketing director.

Bennett joins the supplier of media management systems from Tyrell CCT where he held the role of commercial director.

EditShare said the appointment to the newly created role “reinforces the company’s continued drive to grow business across the region after expanding its sales operation during 2014”.

As well as his role at Tyrell, Bennett has worked for Avid and Image Systems.

EditShare managing director James Richings said: “I am delighted to welcome Martin to the EditShare team as we recognise his proven experience, vision and industry knowledge will be highly beneficial to our customers and partners.”