Frederik Simoens - Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
Frederik Simoens obtained a Master degree in electrical engineering and a Ph.D. degree in digital communications, both from the University of Ghent. He is currently also pursuing an MBA degree at the Vlerick Business School.
Frederik Simoens has been with Newtec for several years and has held various positions. In his previous role as Director Communication Technologies, he successfully introduced Newtec technology in the DVB-S2X standard. In the beginning of 2015, Frederik became VP Product Management at Newtec and in Q2 2015 he was appointed as CTO of Newtec.
Frederik's key areas of expertise include physical layer technologies, satellite communications and digital modems. He is also guest lecturer at the University of Ghent and is author of 40+ publications.