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Geert Adams

VP of R&D Programs & Competence Centers

Geert Adams holds a Civil Engineering degree from the University of Ghent and a postgraduate degree in Business Administration from the Catholic University of Leuven.

He also successfully concluded the masterclass on Enterprise Innovations at the Vlerick Institute.

Prior to joining Newtec, he had several positions within terrestrial and telecommunication ranging from ATM researcher at Alcatel, Sales Engineer and Manager at Datax and Unisource to Product management at KPN Belgium.

Geert joined Newtec in May 2001 as Program manager for the 2Way-sat, the DVB-RCS based product .Since 2008 he holds the position of VP of R&D Programs & Competence centers. Within this function he is responsible for the R&D programs and projects of Newtec often conducted in partnership with the European Space Agency.