Southern Cross Austereo names new director of digital

Southern Cross Austereo names new director of digital

Vijay Solanki will commence the role in May

Southern Cross Austereo appoints new director of digital and innovation.

Southern Cross Austereo appoints new director of digital and innovation.

Southern Cross Austereo has appointed Vijay Solanki to the role of Director of Digital and Innovation.

Relocating from Europe, Solanki will commence the role in May.

He is currently senior director - global digital innovation at Philips Head Office in Amsterdam and oversees the development of connected products, builds digital prototypes and works with technology teams to ensure consumer insights are at the heart of digital products and initiatives.

During his career, has has worked with Capital Radio in 1999, launched Shazam, took Castrol into digitally driven global football sponsorship and used social media to help BlackBerry build consumer success.

SCA chief executive, Rhys Holleran, said he would head up the company's progressive and dedicated digital and drive the business further in all areas of digital, including strategy, innovation, digital partnerships and data analytics.”

Solanki said he was truly excited about connecting his passion for music and entertainment with his experience in digital and ability to create consumer driven innovation.

"I’m looking forward to working with SCA’s teams to take the company’s digital leadership to the next level," he said.

Follow Us

Join the newsletter!


Sign up to gain exclusive access to email subscriptions, event invitations, competitions, giveaways, and much more.

Membership is free, and your security and privacy remain protected. View our privacy policy before signing up.

Error: Please check your email address.

Tags BlackberryphilipsShazamSCA chief executive Rhys HolleranVijay Solankicapital radiocastrol


EDGE 2023

EDGE is the leading technology conference for business leaders in Australia and New Zealand, built on the foundations of collaboration, education and advancement.


ARN has celebrated gender diversity and recognised female excellence across the Australian tech channel since first launching WIICTA in 2012, acknowledging the achievements of a talented group of female front runners who have become influential figures across the local industry.

ARN Innovation Awards 2023

Innovation Awards is the market-leading awards program for celebrating ecosystem innovation and excellence across the technology sector in Australia.

Brand Post

Channel Roadmap

The Channel Roadmap is a bespoke content hub housing strategic priorities from technology vendors for 2022 and beyond, partners can find the guidance on the key technologies and markets to pursue, to help build a blueprint for future success.

Show Comments