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Chris Liebrand

Head of AV

Chris has been in the AV industry since 1996. He started his career as an AV engineer and worked on several projects including the very first Videowall in place of LED for Coca Cola in Piccadilly Circus. Chris spent some time working for BNP Paribas as the on site AV manager and then moved on to Barbados to help complete the Sandy Lane Hotel Project. This was followed by co-running Motav Ltd which included developing and training the entire team and processes and securing and implementing AV projects for various blue chip organisations in the UK and EMEA.


5 years later F1AV was founded by Chris, F1AV went on to design, supply and install AV solutions for Apple Retail and Apple Corporate for a 5 year period across the UK and EMEA. Amongst several other notable projects Chris implemented over 50 ZOOM Rooms for Sophos across UK, EMEA, Asia and the USA. F1AV also designed, implemented and maintained the Audio Visual systems for the M&M World Store and Stella McCartney in London.


F1AV was acquired by Snelling Business Systems and for a 2 year period Chris represented SBS as Commercial Account Manager working on several large AV projects around the UK.


Chris now heads up the AV division at Runtech, this includes developing processes, new business development and team management. Since November 2019 Chris has helped Runtech to secure new clients and delivering various innovative AV projects.


Chris is CTS qualified and has several certifications in the AV industry. He is passionate about the industry and our clients and his preferred method of approach is to ensure our customers are delivered with up to date technology that drives efficiency, simplicity and offers a return on investment.