The founders of Service2Media, Geert Kolthof and Peter Broekroelofs, gained their knowledge and intimate experience of the app industry building world-leading mobile messaging and internet systems for mobile operators at CMGs Wireless Networks Division (later LogicaCMG, now Acision).
Their vision and understanding of mobile and the technical and operational ability to deliver best-of-class solutions puts Service2Media in the forefront of App innovation.
Geert Kolthof, CEO & Co-founder
Geert brings over 20 years experience in management, sales, R&D and operations in the IT and telecoms segment. As one of the pioneers at LogicaCMG, Geert contributed significantly to building the Wireless Networks division into a global leader in mobile messaging and data solutions with more then 200 customers and 300 million Euro revenues. During his 12 year tenure there, Geert served as Sales Director, Senior Vice President R&D and Operations and Executive Vice President of Mobile Internet and Messaging. Geert also held management and engineering positions at Proftech Systems, an industrial automation company, during his 6 years with them.
Peter Broekroelofs, CTO & Co-founder
Peter has over 18 years experience in the IT and telecommunications industry, 11 of which he spent at LogicaCMG. In his last position as Vice President Marketing and Strategy within Wireless Networks and before, he served the global mobile telecommunications industry with messaging and mobile data solutions, He held management roles in strategic marketing, product management, business development and market communications. Peter has demonstrated the ability to drive new products such as the Multimedia Messaging Service Center (MMSC) from initial concept to commercial success. He was also leader of the CMG product management team that defined the world’s first global 3G messaging solution. Peter holds a degree in Computer Science from the University of Twente.
Richard Schreutelkamp, CFO
Richard has over 13 years experience in the IT and telecommunications industry, 8 of which he spent at LogicaCMG. The first 4 years as Finance Director R&D and Operations and the remaining 4 years at LogicaCMG Richard served as Finance Director for the AsiaPacifc Region. Richard significantly contributed to building LogicaCMG’s AsiaPacific Telecom division into a leader in mobile messaging and data solutions in the region with more than 75 customers and 100 million Euro revenues. Besides Finance, during his years as LogiaCMG Richard was also responsible for Purchasing and Sales Operations. Richard previously held the senior Finance position at Flection International (refurbishing and remarketing used IT and Telecom products) and ACN Europe (Telecom services and products).
Jeroen Platvoet, VP Operations
Jeroen has more than 16 years experience in services management positions in the software industry. The last 11 years he worked in international senior management positions within Open Text ( leader in Enterprise Content Management software) leading regional and global divisions. At Open Text he worked as Director Operations EMEA, VP Technical Services, VP Global Services and VP Learning Services. Jeroen has demonstrated the ability of being a bridge builder between cultures, creating effective and efficient cooperating global divisions. He led many successful integrations of acquisitions and change management initiatives. He has a track record in transforming a service concept into global acting commercially successful divisions. Jeroen holds a degree in Computer Science from the University of Twente.
Lisette Sens, Senior VP Sales
Lisette has over 15 years experience in the IT and Telecommunications industry. She worked in sales leadership positions for two leading US software companies out of London. Most recently at Vignette, a leader in web experience management, delivery and content management where she was responsible as Director Channels and Alliances for the European Partner Program. At Electronics for Imaging (EFI), a market leader in the imaging software industry, she had the overall responsibility for the UK, Ireland and South Africa. Lisette started her career at Royal KPN where she held several sales leadership positions. In her last position as Vice President Partner Program she was responsible for building out the European channel and alliances business for KPN’s international broadband activities. Lisette holds an MBA degree in International Business and Marketing from the University of Oregon, USA and an undergraduate business degree from Nijenrode University in the Netherlands.