Ivan Verbesselt is VP Product Management with MEDIAGENIX. He gratefully looks back on an exciting business, marketing and technology journey through Telecoms, Internet, Digital Media and Security. Ivan has held positions as SVP Group Marketing at NAGRA-Kudelski and VP Product Marketing and CTO for broadband at Alcatel where he was also the VP & GM that created and scaled up the IPTV business. Ivan started his career in telecoms with Alcatel Research where he enjoyed contributing to the design and go-to-market of several category defining products in the broadband internet space which naturally led him to assume a range of product management positions both as a technology vendor and as a service provider. Ivan Verbesselt holds a Master of Science in Applied Physics and Electronic Engineering from Brussels University, an Executive Degree in Business Administration from Solvay Business School (CEPAC) and he is a certified digital marketing professional. He is a frequent industry speaker and has also been active as a guest professor in Marketing at the International University in Geneva. In his free time he enjoys endurance sports, skiing, tennis, cooking and playing jazz saxophone.