Appointment of a Managing Director in Russia and opening of a new office in Moscow

14 November 2014

YMAGIS (ISIN: FR0011471291, mnémo: MAGIS), the specialist in digital technologies for the cinema industry, announces the appointment of Mr Kirill Kuzmenko as new Managing Director of dcinex affiliate in Russia.

Kirill Kuzmenko has got a 16-year track record in the field of digital cinema in Russia and aborad. Over the last six year, he was Head of the digital services and satellite delivery of CineLab, one of the first connected digital cinema network in Russia.

This appointment follows opening of a new office in Moscow, a strategic step for the group towards its development of exhibitors’ services activities in Russia and former CIS states.

dcinex has presence in Russia since 2012 with a staff of 3 people located in St Petersburg. Hence, YMAGIS can benefit from projects already developed by the team, in particular in sales and installation of digital equipments (projection, sound, TMS) in news theaters.

Kirill Kuzmenko, new Managiing Director of the Moscow based company said: “I am glad to become a member of the new entity formed by the tie-up between dinex and YMAGIS. The opening of our new office in Moscow will help us to get closer from our customers and better predict their needs.”

Jean Mizrahi, CEO and co-founder of YMAGIS added: “Russia represents a market with a high potential in which we have strong ambitions. Kirill’s strong track record, his knowledge about the market and the customers profile together with the positions the Group already holds will be key in our fast development in the region”