EFFECT Photonics leverages the excellent skill-sets in photonics, PIC design and III-V Semiconductors from Eindhoven, The Netherlands, combined with the outstanding experience in optical communications, photonic packaging and development located in the South West, UK

James Regan: CEO

James has 30 years of experience in the photonic component business, in product development, marketing, sales and general management in building successful businesses within large companies (Nortel, JDSU) and start-ups (Agility Communications)..

Dennis Maas: CFO

As CFO, Dennis is responsible for Finance, HR and Legal affairs, and brings over 22 years of experience in Accounting, Auditing (KPMG, EY), M&A, and Corporate Governance within large and smaller start-up companies

Tim Koene: VP Engineering

As VP Engineering, Tim is responsible for the product development, technology realization and industrial manufacturability of the EFFECT Photonics offering. Tim has gathered a broad range of experiences, ranging from academia to project management, from NPI processes to industrial control systems, software and electronics design and manufacturing.

Dr. Boudewijn Docter: CTO

Boudewijn is EFFECT Photonics’ leading photonic technology expert with a broad and deep understanding of all phases of photonics design. Boudewijn has broad experience in the Photonic IC design, cleanroom operations, process development, and semiconductor physics.

Robert Hughes: VP Sales&Marketing

Robert brings a wealth of knowledge to the team with over 15 years of experience in product management, senior sales and business development across photonics, software and semiconductor markets within a global environment. Robert held progressive roles in operations, quality and applications engineering before moving into product management.

Dr. Paul Rosser: VP Operations

Paul has over 30 years’ experience developing Photonic products and launching them successfully, with experience from establishing new InP devices in local Wafer Fabs through to ramping module assembly in offshore facilities.