Education (reverse chronological order)
Managing Telecom Technologies (various classes at university level)
After office hours
Oct. '98 - May '99 UFSIA (Antwerp University)
Industrieel Ingenieur Electronica (Masters degree)
Oct. '80 - Jul.'84 Hoger Instituut De Nayer
Exchange Student in U.S.A.
Aug. '79 - Jul. '80 Van Buren High School, Arkansas, USA
Elementary school and High school (Humaniora)
Sep. '67 - Jun. '79 Sint-Romboutscollege, Mechelen
Professional Career (reverse chronological order)
Nov. 09 - .
Co-founder and partner of the international Loss AZdjusters Bureau XPERTA bvba.
Director/Senior Loss Adjuster.
Self employed consultant, surveyor and loss adjuster
Nov. 03 - .
Professor MultiMedia at Belgacom Corporate University
(1 ½ day/month)
Senior Loss Adjuster (freelance subcontractor GAB Robins Belgium until 9/2009)
Court Surveyor for the Courts of Antwerp, Brussels, Mechelen... ("Gerechtsexpert")
Alcatel / ST Micro Electronics
Sep. 00 - Oct. 03 Marketing Director ADSL CPE
Worldwide responsible for marketing all ADSL CPE chipsets
Roadmap, strategy, positioning.
Negotiations with several Telephone Operators.
Telenet NV (JV of all cable operators in Flanders)
Sep.'98 - Aug.'00 Senior Product Marketing Manager
Responsible for Marketing of Voice services
for professional markets (SME and Corporate).
Architect of the 'Zone Flanders' service and SLA's
(Service Level Agreements)
Participated in Negotiations which lead to deals with Flemish Governement and various Belgian Banks.
Sep.'95 - Aug.'98 Marketing Manager,
Colour Management Software
Worldwide Marketing of graphical software
Closed succesfull OEM deals with a.o.:
HP, Apple, Adobe, Scanvec.
Responsible, as Product Line Team leader for:
Marketing, OEM sales, R&D, Support, Production, Marcom
Product Life Cycle Management.
Roland DG Europe NV
Dec.'85 - Dec. '87 Sales Engineer Benelux
Set up Dealer channel in Benelux
Jan.'88 - Dec. '91 Product Manager Europe
Responsible for Support Department
Product Development for Europe
Responsible for relationship with Software manufacturers in Europe
Feedback to Japan
Jan.'92 - Aug. '95 Product Marketing Manager Europe
All of the above + Responsible Marketing Communications, tradeshows and distribution channel in Europe
Mandatory Army Services, 1e Cie Materialen
Feb. '85 - Nov.'85 Sgt. KROO, Leopoldsburg
Roland Benelux NV
Aug.'84 - Jan. '85
Service Support Engineer
Set up Support Department