Yokohama, Japan – May 27, 2024 – Leader Electronics Corporation, globally active innovator of broadcast-quality test and measurement instrumentation, announces the appointment of Sydney-based AV Group Technologies as sole distributor in Australia for both the Leader and PHABRIX product ranges.

“AV Group Technologies has long been a trusted and successful distributor in Australia for our PHABRIX product range so we are delighted to be adding Leader’s complementary test and measurement solutions to the group’s portfolio,” says Makoto Mizusawa, Deputy General Manager at Leader Electronics Corporation. “AV Group Technologies’ knowledge, support and customer network are valuable assets which we are confident will further expand our presence in the region.”

“We are very pleased to now be able to offer our customers both the Leader and PHABRIX brands, well known for their quality and innovation,” adds Adrian Chespy, Managing Director, AV Group Technologies. “The combined ranges encompass all broadcast and media applications from on-set live production to post-production, QC, and in-house video technology manufacturing facilities. We see great potential for market expansion.”

Under the newly signed distribution agreement, AV Group Technologies will offer Leader’s full suite of test and measurement solutions including the flagship ZEN Series hybrid IP/SDI waveform monitors, rasterizers and sync generators plus the recently launched ZEN-W Series and the latest LT4670 1 U full-rack width synchronous SDI/IP reference and test signal generator.

AV Group Technologies (, operating from headquarters in Newington, New South Wales, provides first-class support, service and products to the Australian broadcast media industry. The company sources the most technologically advanced hardware solutions from across the globe to provide high quality cost-effective products from the most trusted manufacturers. Television stations, multi-channel playout companies, outside broadcast specialists, production studios, telco service providers and educational groups are among the many customer bases which entrust AV Group Technologies to provide broadcast quality solutions.

Leader, established in 1954, has 70 years of experience in designing and manufacturing highly reliable, practical and powerful test & measurement instruments. Leader products are specified for broadcast, production, post-production, research, product development, manufacturing and service applications. The Leader product range includes award-winning 3G/HD/SD SDI waveform monitors and rasterizers, all with customizable layouts. Among the available options are 8K, 4K-UHD, CIE color chart, HDR measurement, test pattern generation, eye and jitter measurement, closed-caption display, IP, and 12G/6G-SDI. Leader has helped many customers manage their transition from analog to digital, from SD to HD, from SDI to IP, HD to UHD and SDR to HDR.