Theo D.

Executive with 31+ years of experience in telecoms, cloud apps, SaaS, and mobile commerce services

Netherlands
English, Dutch

Senior manager with a strong track record in product innovation, product management, portfolio strategy and marketing of telecoms, cloud apps, SaaS, mobile commerce services. Both B2C and B2B • 20 yea...see more

  • Information Technology, Data & Telecom
  • Internet
  • Telecommunications
  • Wireless
  • ...

400

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

Portfolio Strategy Lead & Director Product Management

Enreach
4 years
Current position
Apr 2019 - Present
Portfolio Strategy Lead and Director Connectivity Services.

Manager Product Management Voiceworks & Summa

Voiceworks
4 years
Aug 2016 - Apr 2020
In charge for managing and innovating the product portfolio of Voiceworks, subsidiary of Enreach Group.

Development director

Rebel Cactus wearables
1 year
Dec 2014 - Apr 2016
Rebel Cactus smartwatch for kids

Management partner

Vivid4 Interim Management
2 years
Jan 2014 - Jul 2016
Interim management; in B2B and B2C product development, market research, product life cycle management and new business development in various ICT markets. Our track record includes: de...see more

VP Product Management

acision: acquired by Comverse in 2015: merged into Mavenir in 2016
2 years
Jan 2012 - Dec 2013
In charge for product portfolio management and development of software based products for mobile telecom operators and enterprises. The products do support customers in enhancing their ...see more

VP Product Management Data Control

acision: acquired by Comverse in 2015: merged into Mavenir in 2016
1 year
Jul 2010 - Dec 2011
In charge for the mobile broadband products of the Business Unit Data Control. This portfolio offers carrier class software solutions to mobile operators. Allowing them to manage the ex...see more

Manager Product Management & Service Creation

BBned NV / subsidiary of Telecom Italia acquired by Tele2 in 2010
2 years
Jul 2008 - Jul 2010
In charge for companywide strategic b2b + b2c market initiatives and business plans with a value of 85 Mln revenue. Covering the wholesale, SME business and consumer markets. In charge ...see more

Manager Product Management & Development

BBned NV / subsidiary of Telecom Italia acquired by Tele2 in 2010
8 months
Oct 2007 - Jun 2008
In charge for strategic initiatives, product portfolio strategy, product management and product development in the wholesale & SME business markets. Heading a team of 8 product managers...see more

Senior Market Strategy & Insight manager

BT Global Services
8 months
Jan 2007 - Sep 2007
In charge for market insights for key enterprise customer segment in Europe.

Manager Product Marketing

Versatel Nederland BV / acquired by Tele2 in 2005
2 years
Apr 2004 - Sep 2006
In charge for all product marketing initiatives for Versatel’s direct and indirect sales channels (75 fte) in both the corporate enterprise and SME markets. Responsible for the full pro...see more

Manager Business Marketing

Versatel Nederland BV / acquired by Tele2 in 2005
1 year
Jan 2003 - Mar 2004
Responsible for marketing initiatives in the SME market. Supporting direct sales and indirect sales channel with lead generation and successful launch of internet, voice and hosting pro...see more

Program Manager New Product Development

Versatel Nederland BV / acquired by Tele2 in 2005
9 months
Mar 2002 - Dec 2002
Responsible for defining, developing and launching a new strategic product in the SME market; ISDN2 voice over broadband DSL. Reporting into the Board of Versatel. Deliverables; managem...see more

Product Marketing Manager Wholesale DSL

Versatel Telecom NV / acquired by Tele2 in 2005
2 years
Feb 2001 - Dec 2002
Tele2 Netherlands (formerly Versatel Telecom International N.V) is a brand name of telecommunications company T-Mobile Netherlands, operating on the Dutch and Belgian market. It sells f...see more

Manager Product Management

Versatel - VersaPoint NV / acquired by Tele2 in 2005
7 months
Jun 2000 - Jan 2001
Tele2 Netherlands (formerly Versatel Telecom International N.V) is a brand name of telecommunications company T-Mobile Netherlands, operating on the Dutch and Belgian market. It sells f...see more

Manager Product Marketing NL

Versatel: Versatel Telecom NV
7 months
Oct 1999 - May 2000
Tele2 Netherlands (formerly Versatel Telecom International N.V) is a brand name of telecommunications company T-Mobile Netherlands, operating on the Dutch and Belgian market. It sells ...see more

Product Manager Datacom & Internet services

Versatel: Versatel Telecom NV
7 months
Feb 1999 - Sep 1999
Tele2 Netherlands (formerly Versatel Telecom International N.V) is a brand name of telecommunications company T-Mobile Netherlands, operating on the Dutch and Belgian market. It sells ...see more

Product Manager LAN Interconnect Service

Unisource Business Networks: KPN joint venture
2 years
Jun 1997 - Jan 1999
Product Manager LAN Interconnect Service at Unisource Business Networks: KPN joint venture.

Product Manager internet & datacom services

Rabobank - Rabofacet BV
2 years
Jan 1995 - May 1997
Rabobank is a Dutch multinational banking and financial services company headquartered in Utrecht, Netherlands. The group comprises 89 local Dutch Rabobanks, a central organisation, and...see more

Manager Network Service Center RTN

Rabobank - Rabofacet BV
1 year
Sep 1993 - Dec 1994
Rabobank is a Dutch multinational banking and financial services company headquartered in Utrecht, Netherlands. The group comprises 89 local Dutch Rabobanks, a central organisation, and...see more

Project Leader Network Build RTN

Rabobank - Rabofacet BV
7 months
Jan 1993 - Aug 1993
Rabobank is a Dutch multinational banking and financial services company headquartered in Utrecht, Netherlands. The group comprises 89 local Dutch Rabobanks, a central organisation, and...see more

Management Trainee ICT

Rabobank - Rabofacet BV
1 year
Sep 1991 - Dec 1992
Rabobank is a Dutch multinational banking and financial services company headquartered in Utrecht, Netherlands. The group comprises 89 local Dutch Rabobanks, a central organisation, an...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Internet
  • Telecommunications
  • Wireless
  • Computer Networking
  • Information Technology, Data & Telecom

Role experience

  • C-Level & Leadership
  • Marketing
  • Product Management
  • Strategy & Business Development

Expertise

  • Portfolio Strategy
  • Product Management