Mr. Tarif Sayed

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Regional Director, Middle East & Africa | Dolby Europe Ltd
Tarif Sayed is Regional Director, Middle East & Africa for Dolby Europe Ltd and is responsible for multiple functional areas including Consumer Licensing Sales, Product Sales, Ecosystem Enablement, Customer Service & Support and Marketing.

Prior to joining Dolby, Tarif has spent more than 20 years in the TV and film production industry, working as a producer and in broadcast consultancy. Most recently, he held the position of Managing Director of The Frame, a TV and film production house based in Dubai. During his career in the TV production field he earned a variety of awards and nominations.

Starting his career in Lebanon as director and producer with many local and international broadcasters, Tarif joined EMI Abu Dhabi TV as producer/director in 1999. From here he moved to Al Jazeera News channel and worked as documentaries executive producer and director.

In 2009, Tarif was appointed by The International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences as Ambassador to the UAE and Middle East.