European VoIP Summit - Amsterdam 2017
'Exploring the Future of Voice Communications'
Dir. of Research & Consulting
Matt is a respected analyst and is an author of regular research, a judge on key industry awards and a regular guest speaker on the area of VoIP. He has been active in the VoIP space for the last 12 years, working on major consultancy and research projects in the Middle East and Europe.
Dominic has been Cavell's UK market analyst for the last 3 years focusing on the Hosted VoIP and SIP Trunking markets. He is also involved with the consultancy side of the business where he is heavily involved with all aspects of project delivery.
Analyst & Consultant
Rob joined Cavell's Research and Consulting team in 2015, heading up our Benelux Hosted VoIP research. He also works as a consultant for Europe's leading cloud communications technology providers and largest software vendors on international marketing, business development and innovation.
With more than 25 years of international operations and investment banking experience in the telecommunications industry, Michael has originated, structured, and executed more than 100 deals totaling more than $4 billion in transaction value.
Founder & CEO
Peter has over 20 years of experience in security technologies and consulting. In 2008, he founded UM Labs to address the lack of fully effective solutions to the problems of security and enabling service for VoIP and Unified Messaging applications.
With over 17 years of success in the European telecoms market, Craig is responsible for driving sales activities in EMEA. Prior to BroadSoft, Craig was responsible for worldwide sales at VoIP vendor Newport Networks and also held Executive VP roles at CoSine Communications.
MD/EVP Unified Comms Practice
Steve is a co-founder of SIPHON Networks Ltd and focuses on the overall strategy and direction of the company. Prior to setting up SIPHON, Steve held various Regional VP EMEA roles at VC funded technology companies such as NexTone (acquired by Genband) and Covergence (acquired by Acme Packet).
EMEAR Head of Collaboration
With over 15 years' experience, Andy is currently responsible for building the strategy and driving execution for Cisco's Collaboration architecture across Europe, Middle East, Africa and Russia through Cisco's Partners, as well as for the Commercial Mid-Market. Prior to that, he managed Business Transformation at Cisco.
Mark started several business to business companies in the internet and telecoms sector, some of which have been among the fastest growing technology companies in Europe for many years, Voys being one of them. Multi-award winning entrepreneur, he frequently speaks and writes about themes as entrepreneurship and works without management.
Florian studied computer science at the University of Karlsruhe and was already active during his studies as the authoritative developer of the successful webcontent management system webEdition at ASTARTE NEW MEDIA AG. In 2003, he founded Easywe GmbH, which has developed applications for companies such as DaimlerChrysler and Cardif Versicherungen.
Stijn started as an entrepreneur at the age of 19. His vision is to bring everybody within reach - with full control. He set out to create new ways of communicating and simplifying telephony and, to accomplish this, in 2005 he founded Voiceworks, now one of the leading Dutch telecom providers for the business market.
Founder & Co-director
Florian Overkamp is founder and codirector of Speakup, one of the older Dutch VoIP based telecommunication providers, and is a board member of COIN, the Dutch number portability association. Florian has a background in computer science and has also cofounded Virtu, a datacenter company later sold to Equinix. He has a keen interest in how technology impacts society, and envisioning how tomorrow's technology can help us today.
Within ICTRecht, a law firm specialized in Internet, ICT and intellectual property law, Michelle is mainly concerned with all legal aspects of privacy. In addition, she is specialized in the upcoming European privacy legislation: the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
VP - Kandy Consumer
Gabriel manages the Kandy consumer business, from opportunity to revenue recognition and customer satisfaction. He owns the roadmap and go-to-market for KANDY platform, GENBAND’s next generation PaaS (Platform-as-a-Service) cloud for service providers, enterprise, system integrators and ISVs and fring - KANDY's turnkey CaaS (Communication as a Service) solution for communication service providers.
Senior Director Benelux
Sebastiaan is responsible for steering Polycom’s business in the Benelux region to drive profitable growth, and nurture the regional relationships with Polycom’s partners and customers. In addition, he supports Polycom’s strong partnership with the regional representatives of the company’s major business allies, such as Microsoft.
VP Product Management
Thomas drives Nexmo's product strategy, initiatives and processes Thomas was previously at Skype, where he scaled up billing and payments and led the transformation of Skype’s business operations. Thomas also worked in Lucent Technologies' Professional Services department, where he helped telcos optimize their customer and network assets.
With over 15 years of comprehensive telecommunication experience, in various geographies (DE, AT, HU, MENA region) and various positions (corporate strategy expertise and consultancy background), Judit joined immmr Ltd. in Sept. 2016. Owned 100% by Deutsche Telekom, the company is developing and provisioning a voice, video and messaging communication solution based on virtualized phone numbers, multi-device conformity and multi-numbers customer profiles.
Primarily responsible for sales and business development at Ask Roger!, he also works as a Solution Specialist Communications at Microsoft. Patrick enjoyed training in telematics and communication systems and also achieved various certifications such as MCSE and CCNA. For the past 20 years he held various roles within the ICT such as engineering, consulting, project management and after sales. He has experience in the development of Siemens, Cisco, Microsoft and Workstream People.
Head of Marketing
Head of Communication Products