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||Marcel was responsible for initially establishing the PricewaterhouseCoopers Hong Kong Entertainment, Media and Communications group in 1995. Since 1998 he has been the Asia Pacific leader of PwC's Entertainment and Media practice and in 2007 he was appointed the Global Leader.|
From 2001-2007, he led PricewaterhouseCoopers' enlarged Technology, Info-Communications and Entertainment (TICE) practice in Hong Kong and Mainland China comprising of over 1000 professionals. Since 2005, he has been the leader of the TICE practice throughout Asia Pacific and as such represents the interests of the region on PwC's Global TICE leadership team.
As a resident of Hong Kong for more than 20 years, Marcel has extensive experience working with companies in all sectors of the Entertainment and Media industries throughout Asia. In addition to managing large cross border assurance engagements, he also has significant advisory experience which includes providing strategic business advice (specifically in the context of market entry into the regions developing economies), change and process improvement consulting as well as risk management consulting, transaction related services and business planning.
Marcel is a regular contributor to Hong Kong and Asia Pacific media and events on issues relating to the development of entertainment, media and the ongoing convergence resulting from new technologies.
He is the current elected Chairman of the Cable and Satellite Broadcasting Association of Asia ("CASBAA"), the leading industry association promoting the interests of programmers and cable and satellite broadcasters in the region. He has held this role since 2001.