Jan is VP of Strategic Partnerships at Aerialtronics, a Dutch manufacturer of commercial drone systems. Aerialtronics provides technical solutions to emergency services as well as industrial inspection. Jan works with partner companies such as IBM, NOKIA, and NVIDIA to define the products required by professional drone users in several emerging markets. These products include the flagship Altura Zenith multirotor drone, as well as the software tools required to process the acquired data.
He holds an MSc Aerospace from Delft University of Technology and worked as a researcher at Harvard University and Stanford University before joining Aerialtronics.