Content delivery software provider Velocix has announced the promotion of Jim Brickmeier to CEO.

Brickmeier succeeds Anthony Berkeley, who has been elevated by parent company Lumine Group to oversee a portfolio of media and entertainment technology companies, including Velocix, TransMedia Dynamics and other acquired businesses. 

6. Velocix appoints new CEO

Jim Brickmeier, Velocix

Brickmeier was most recently chief product and marketing officer at Velocix. He has previously held senior leadership roles at Nokia and Concurrent, and has served as a board member of the Streaming Video Technology Alliance (SVTA).

Berkeley, now sub-group leader at Lumine Group, said: “Jim’s deep domain expertise and leadership across technology and commercial strategy has been instrumental to Velocix’s growth. He is ideally suited to drive the company’s next phase of development as it deploys multiple, new video streaming technologies across an expanded customer base.”