"Jeremy is a customer–focused services leader with a natural ability for driving long-term business engagements," said vice-president and general manager for Asia Pacific and Japan, Steve Davis.
"His strategic consultative approach and track record in implementing services strategies to support accelerated growth will benefit our clients and prospects across the region.
"We look forward to the positive impact which his skills and experience will provide to our customers in the deployment of Ooyala solutions."
He joins Ooyala from Microsoft where he was a technical evangelist and program manager, and previously worked for Amazon as a solution architect and manager.
Cath has also served as technical director for several broadcasters including Endemol Southern Star and rushTV, as well as software companies such as Sterling Software and KnowledgeWare.
Earlier in his career he worked in software development for Calor Gas and Forte Hotels.