Meet the Team
With over 10 years of experience consulting with blue chip corporates and global retailers, covering all aspects of technical solutions from design to implementation.
Being at the forefront of the end user space, seeing first-hand the successes and pitfalls of technology in various applications, backed by a strong vendor relationship network, Krishan is able to provide accurate requirements to design the most efficient solution using cutting edge technology.
Krishan’s commercial strengths are within his DNA, being born into a family of entrepreneurs has given Krishan the natural skills to lead. He is a firm believer in honesty and transparency; which is embedded into the culture of AVM today.
He is responsible for coordinating our installation teams when on-site. As well as this, he ensures that all equipment and kit is tested and configured off-site prior to attending site to ensure a more streamlined delivery of the installation.
He has a solid ability to work with and lead our installation teams, understanding the customer requirements and the quality criteria that need to be met. His attention to detail and his emphasis on quality control ensures that installations are delivered to the highest of standards. Aaron also is responsible for delivering the end-user training.
Aaron takes lead on many large-scale installations for the roll out projects AVM carries out.
Ensuring all projects are prepared and delivered to our extremely high standards, and that the process is made as easy as possible for every client, Aaron possesses both an incomparable technical knowledge of the industry itself and the people it serves.
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Outside of the office, Aaron is a member of a Motorcycle Club and spends his spare time raising money for local charities.
Dave is an experienced project manager who has operated within the AV industry since 2007. Prior to this he worked as a JIB Approved Electrician from 1998.
Dave joined AVM in 2017 as our Project Manager. He is responsible for managing our projects from the point of project initiation through to completion.
His ability to manage communications and relationships between our internal project teams and external stakeholders, as well as his superior organizational skills, ensures that projects are delivered efficiently and to the performance dates agreed with customers. He is able to manage change effectively as well as implement our quality control procedures to complete projects to the satisfaction of customers.
Dave has led on the successful project management of the roll out projects we have carried out for significant customers such as Quiz Clothing and Bruntwood.
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Dave is a hardworking individual who takes pride in his work and strives to ensure that all is done to the highest quality, and that the clients he deals with are satisfied with the work carried out to the fullest.
With a thirst for learning new skills and abilities to move with the industry, Dave has a reputation for pushing and testing himself to the maximum.
Has assisted AVM for the last exciting 4 years of its development, following a prolific 30 years in Imaging at large multinationals including Max Spielmann and Kodak.
David began his journey in 197x at Kodak’s head office in Hemel Hempstead. His first role included working alongside the Marketing Development Manager on the expansion of the Consumer branch of the business, which included the production and sale of instamatic cameras and colour film.
David’s sharp intuition allowing him to plug into the mindset of the potential purchaser would result in the development of bold new business strategies for Kodak UK, enabling him to rise through the ranks and develop an overarching business knowledge, comprising the many different components of Kodak (motion picture, professional photography, photochemical film).
Spotting new opportunities in the photography marketplace, he would then go on to establish Foto Processing and Max Spielmann, which would go on to hold a 50% share of the UK photo market by the year 2000.
He attributes this success to fostering his businesses with a clear focus on customer relationships, while being mindful of a necessity for innovation, to offer an edge to their trading compared to competitors of the day in an oversaturated market.
David left Max Spielmann in 2003 for new ventures, however under new management, the company went into administration in 2008. He was then approached by the Timpson to establish a new arm of the business and to rescue the photo shops that were in jeopardy. To this day Max Spielmann remains a very strong asset to the Timpson Group.
Joining AVM Solutions in 2014, David offers his senior guidance and has been paramount to the company’s development as a trusted audio-visual powerhouse. Epitomising AVM’s ethos, David is passionate when it comes to utilising AV technology for unique customer-centric communication, with the goal of leaving a lasting impact for unforgettable memories.
Occupying a hybrid-role, Kristopher is well-versed in digital signage provisioning, deployment and remote content management, combining a technical proficiency with a client-centric mentality, ensuring their vision is fully-realised.
Kristopher is primarily responsible for overseeing the configuration and deployment of Digital Signage systems, working closely with the end client to fulfil their digital marketing strategy with AVM technology.
Trained in both information technology and post-production, he possesses a wider appreciation of how media and technology intersect, fostering in a broader view of the industry. Kristopher is adept at working with others, pooling technical knowledge to overcome obstacles and formulate an effective solution, making him an integral component to AVM’s team.
Furthermore, being a keen learner, he possesses a driven attitude towards building his skill set and extending expertise in order to stay ahead of an ever-changing industry.
His spare time is spent volunteering as a Camera Operator for a local radio station, as well being a self-professed film-buff.
Roland’s odyssey into the world of AV began over two decades ago as Account Manager for Worldwide Conferencing Ltd, which would evolve into the largest audio-conferencing provider in the UK.
During this period, he developed a keen eye for the technology he was surrounded with and branched out into a hybrid role as a Solutions Architect and Lead Engineer, responsible for project managing substantial conferencing rollouts for major clients such as De Beers Group and The Diamond Trading Company (DTC).
Going on to work at Infocomm, Niad and Orion AV, Roland has built an impressive portfolio of repeat, trusted clients, including contractors, architects, consultants and IT managers, operating within the Corporate, Retail, Leisure, Education and Public sectors.
Roland joined AVM in 2016 and brings with him years of indispensable expertise crucial to the continual success of the company – forging iron-clad relationships with leading clients, augmenting our esteemed support service to new heights, and conceptualising and delivering some of our most courageous solutions.
Understanding the audio-visual world like the back of his hand, Roland is an indelible asset to the team and the clients he serves daily. Combined with a deep technical knowledge (LifeSize, Clearone, WolfVision, Projection Design, Polycom Pro, Barco, Crestron, Cisco Telepresence), his solutions remain at the leading edge of the industry.
A man of simple pleasures, Roland is a huge motor racing fan, loves seafood and is partial to a cup of Bovril.
Alpharaaz Khan is an experienced solutions specialist who has operated within the AV industry since 2014. He holds accreditation of Certified Technology Specialist from Infocomm/AVIXA International.
Alpharaaz joined AVM in 2018 as our Solutions Architect. He is responsible for designing complex systems from concept through to deployment. His has an excellent ability to understand end user requirements, designing complex systems that are simple to use with user experience in mind.
He is able to adapt to the customer’s requirement and implement our quality control procedures to complete projects to the satisfaction of customers.
Alpharaaz has successfully completed AVM projects such as Gymshark, Bruntwood, Quiz Stores.
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Alpharaaz spends his weekdays on the Design Board, and weekends on the beach.
Achieving his Engineering degree on 2014, majoring in Information Technology, Dinesh began his career in web development at Set Go Technologies.
Working for a disparate client base with unique project requirements exposed him to a wide variety of technologies. This included the development of Workspace management systems, Meeting Room booking systems with REST API, Wayfinding kiosks, home and corporate automation systems.
An open source enthusiast driven by Science and Technology, Dinesh is a firm believer in the concept of lifelong learning, constantly updating his personal checklist of new technologies to immerse himself in.
This commitment to all aspects of tech epitomises AVM’s ethos, allowing Dinesh to realise the full potential of audio-visual technology – this made him the perfect addition to our powerhouse team. be it fine-tuning intricate control systems or creating exciting, bespoke apps.
In his spare time, he enjoys reading science fiction and fantasy novels.
Bill has been closely aligned with AVM since its inception, and having worked in accountancy practice since 1975, he brings with him a lifetime of invaluable experience and financial expertise.
In his spare time, Bill pursues a keen interest in history and loves to travel.
With over 7 years of experience in deployment, management and troubleshooting of corporate network infrastructure, Faisal is AVM’s networking genius and handles some of our more complex, cloud-based AV deployments.
With a degree in Electronics, Telecommunications and Broadcast Technology, Faisal is sensitive to the real-time needs of clients and is always available to lend a helping hand.
Outside of the office, Faisal can be found shooting sweeping skylines with his drone and running a videography group.
A skilled Commercials & Operations Manager with a proven track record of successfully working with internal and external stakeholders, Ravi leads on the development and management of large scale commercial audio-visual contracts and supplementary policies.
Ravi began his career in operations as Contracts and Policy Advisor for Post Office Ltd, where he led on the development of 35 key operating contracts and variations as part of a £1.34bn Government programme. His formidable history
At AVM, Ravi has gone above and beyond, supporting the project management of substantial AV projects, developing a full suite of operational contracts including supply contracts, support contracts and non-disclosure agreements, as well as building and documenting internal processes which has led to our accreditation of ISO 9001 in July 2017.
PRINCE2 Practitioners; Advanced Contract Negotiation; Successful Supervisory Management; Equality Impact Assessments; Promoting Equality and Human Rights; the Equality Act 2010
With a personal passion for music production, Ravi commitment to the audio-visual world extends into his hobbies outside the office.
Jack joined AVM in 2018 after returning from a year-long trip to Australia, and brings with him three years of industry experience across multiple sectors – this broad-ranging insight into multiple industries is especially useful given AVM’s diverse range of clients.
Manages all projects through our internal systems ensuring quality management in line with the ISO9001 accreditation.
Interests include sports I.E. Golf, Fishing and reading
His future aspirations include completion of ACCA exams.
Vikas ensures all projects are equipped with the highest standard of engineering drawings, from block schematics to cable schedules and elevations to client prerequisites documents. Trained and certified in many technologies such as Biamp, Polycom, Cisco, AMX and Crestron; Vikas is here to makes the lives of our engineers that little easier on sites.
Outside of AVM, Vikas has a keen interest in playing the Guitar and Bongos!
Having gained a number of years of masterful experience in the audio-visual industry working for high-profile clients such as the G20, Foreign Office and Downing Street, Kelvin joined AVM in 2015 and has been instrumental to our storied project delivery.
Kelvin’s role encompasses a variety of responsibilities from Project Management, conducting site surveys to System Design through to Installation, Control System Programming, Graphic Design and System Commissioning.
His witnessing each area of the pipeline in great detail brings with it a natural dedication to ensuring that the client’s digital vision is secured, and communications actioned – allowing every project to be delivered on schedule without ever comprising on ensuring impeccable quality.
Certified expert in:
AMX, Crestron, Kramer, Extron, RTI, Polycom, Lifesize, Ruckus, Netstreams, Autonomics, Rako Lighting Request, Draytek
As an avid nature enthusiast, in his spare time, Kelvin enjoys birdwatching and exploring botanical gardens.