About Us

We are the architects of virtualized media production

Find out about Nevion’s vision



We are the architects of virtualized media production.

For over 20 years, we have been providing award-winning, mission-critical, real-time media transport and processing solutions to broadcasters, telecom service providers, governmental agencies and other industries.

Our core competencies are designing, developing, deploying and supporting Software Defined Technologies that bring virtualization capabilities, enabling our customers to become more agile, productive and ultimately more competitive. 

Our customers

Our technology has been used for virtually every major live event across the world. Our customers include BBC, CNBC Asia Pacific, France Télévisions, HBO, NBC Universal, Sky Italia, TV Globo, EBU, Arqiva, AT&T, BBC, BT, CCTV, Telefonica, Telenor, Verizon and NASA.

Our people

We have built up a great global team of professionals, with knowledge and expertise in broadcasting, telecoms, IT, hardware, software, baseband and IP network technology. Around 40% of our people work in Research and Development (R&D).

Our locations

With headquarters in Norway, we have sales, support and professional services offices located in Norway, UK, Poland, USA, Dubai, Singapore and China. In addition, we also have an extensive network of over 100 partners to reach customers anywhere in the world.

Our Management Team

Thomas Heinzer


Thomas Heinzer has more than 25 years of experience in international broadcast and telecom business. He co-founded Nevion (former Network Electronics) in 1996. Prior to Nevion he served in various managing positions at broadcast system integration and equipment manufacturing companies in Germany and Norway.  Since Nevion’s inception he has been a driving force in growing the company from a small broadcast equipment start-up to a global leader in the area of media transport and service management solutions. He has been instrumental in the company’s M&A activities and has served several managerial positions in Nevion. He holds a Master’s Degree in Electronics and Data communication from the University of Hamburg.

Jørgen Mørkved


Jørgen Mørkved joined Nevion as CFO in August 2017. Jørgen has broad management experience from various industries and has, for the last 15 years, served as CFO in Clean Marine AS, Verdane Capital Advisors AS, McKinsey & Company Norway and McCann Worldgroup Norway. He also has several years of audit experience from Arthur Andersen & Co. He holds an MSc in Economics and Business Administration (Siviløkonom) from BI Norwegian Business School and a MSc in Accounting and Auditing (State Authorized Public Accountant) from NHH Norwegian School of Economics.

Johnny Dolvik


Johnny Dolvik, one of the digital TV industry’s true pioneers, brings more than 20 years of experience from the broadcast equipment industry to Nevion. Johnny, CEO and co-founder of T-VIPS was instrumental in growing the company to a market leader in video transport over IP and digital terrestrial networks. Prior to his tenure at T-VIPS, he held several management positions at TANDBERG Television, including segment director broadband and head of development. Johnny holds a Siv.Ing degree from Norwegian NTH, the Norwegian Institute of Technology and a Bachelor of Business Administration from NHH, the Norwegian School of Economics.

Petter Kvaal Djupvik


Petter Kvaal Djupvik served as vice president for global operations at Eltek ASA before he was appointed COO of Network Electronics (now Nevion) in May 2007. Previously, he served as director of global supply at Power-One for five years. His background also includes experience at Lawson as a consultant manager, Norautron as QA- and MA-manager and as a change management consultant at Accenture. Petter holds a Master of Industrial Engineering & Management degree from the Norwegian University of Science & Technology (NTNU).

Heidi Mello Stavnar


Having joined Nevion in 2006, Heidi Mello Stavnar was VP of Finance and Administration until she was given the opportunity in 2019  to become Chief People Officer with a responsibility to create and run Nevion’s new strategic department for people and culture – a business area she feels passionate about. Prior to Nevion, Heidi held several managerial positions within finance, administration and HR, including being the Finance Director for SCA Hygiene Products’ Engineering Division, the Finance & Accounting Manager at Kongsberg Norcontrol IT and a Senior Consultant for Oseberg Solutions. Heidi holds a degree in Business Administration from BI Norwegian Business School

Hans Hasselbach


Hans Hasselbach has been at Nevion for over 13 years, working in various in a Sales Management positions. He has been instrumental in building Nevion’s business partner community and has also played a key role in growing Nevion’s business in Asia. Prior to joining Nevion, Hans held sales management positions at Scientific Atlanta (now part of Cisco) and Alphatron Broadcast Electronics. Hans has over 30 years of business development and sales in the industry. He holds a Dutch National Engineering degree in Chemical Engineering from the Royal PBNA institution.

Hiroyasu “Harry” Noguchi


Harry Noguchi joined Nevion’s management team in 2019, following the investment in Nevion by Sony Imaging Products & Solutions (SIPS) – a project which he led on behalf of Sony. He has over 10 years of strategy development experience in Sony HQ and professional business units in Japan. Prior to this, he held various managerial positions in Sony R&D, Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications, and Ericsson AB.  Harry holds a Ph.D. EE in Microstructures in III-V Semiconductors, a MEEE in Microstructures in III-V Semiconductors and a BEEE, all from the University of Tokyo. 

Andy Rayner

Andy Rayner


Andy Rayner is a highly experienced UK-based broadcast & telecoms technologist. He spent 22 years heading up the broadcast technology sector at British Telecom, which included architecting the world’s first MPLS-TE Global Media Network and innovating IP broadcast technology solutions.  He joined Nevion in 2010 and has since been driving the companies technology roadmap & engineering architecture, speaking at many broadcast conferences and engaging with the evolution of global broadcast standards. He holds many patents from his work both at Nevion & BT. Andy is also currently a director of the Video Services Forum and a SMPTE fellow. He holds a degree in Electrical & Electronic Engineering from the university of Sheffield. During his time with BT he was awarded the prestigious Martlesham Gold Medal for technical innovation.

Olivier Suard


Olivier Suard joined Nevion in November 2013, bringing with him over 20 years of international experience in the software industry, especially for telecoms, broadcasting and media. Having started his career in technical roles (including software development, support and pre-sales), Olivier moved into product marketing and marketing communications at the turn of the century, working amongst others for Lucent and Comptel (now part of Nokia). Olivier holds a French Baccalauréat, an honors degree in Computer Science from Queen Mary College (London, UK) and an MBA from the Open Business School (UK)


Nevion is a growing and profitable company, owned by Sony.

Our Board of Directors

Mikio Kita


Atsuki Matsuzawa


Hiroyasu “Harry” Noguchi


Jan Helgesen


Employee representative

Svein Håvard Haugen


Employee representative


ISO 9001 Accreditation

Nevion is ISO 9001:2015 certified. This certification of systems and internal routines is proof of our commitment to ongoing quality improvements throughout the organization

ISO 14001 Accreditation

Nevion is ISO 14001:2015 certified. This certification recognizes Nevion’s proactive management of the environmental impacts of its business operations.

WEEE Accreditation

Nevion has implemented return facilities for all products that it brings to market and is fully compliant with the requirements of Directive 2012/19/EU on the Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE).

REACH Accreditation

All of Nevion’s product lines are compliant with the REACH regulation (EC) No 1907/2006.

RoHS2 Accreditation

All of Nevion’s product lines are compliant with the requirements of Directive 2011/65/EU on the Restriction of the use of certain Hazardous Substances (RoHS2).

Other Accreditations

Selected Nevion products have successfully been tested for compliance with UL, CSA, cNEMKOus and NEBS (Network Equipment Building System) Level 3, stringent environmental safety and electromagnetic compatibility standards.