Vast experience in managing and leading multidisciplinary R&D teams, including hardware, software, digital-signal-processing, bulk-optics, electro-optics, control and servo systems, image processing, mechanical engineering, tracking algorithms, management software as well as Medical-devices.
Experience in developing preliminary ideas into full working systems and products under strict budget and schedule constraints, whilst conforming to marketing and financial goals.
Continuous record of pioneering new technologies and markets in fields such as HDSL, Voice Over IP (VoIP), IP based PBXs, Free Space Optic (FSO) systems, Tissue-optics and Cerebral-blood-flow and oxygen-saturation measurement, as well as Back-office software applications.
Extensive experience with the full product life cycle, including responsibility for product definition, development, delivery and roll out phases, as well as ongoing and up to date hands-on practice and doing in various technologies.
Proven record of leading diverse teams, including Product Management, R&D, Product-Delivery and Customer Support activities.