Peter Vaes


Peter is Belgian, born in 1971 in Bonheiden. He is a Dutch native speaker and is fluent in English and French.

Peter holds a degree in applied sciences from the University of Leuven (civil engineer in electronics). He obtained his PhD in telecommunications engineering with the greatest distinction in 2001 from the university of Ghent after which he worked in the telecommunications industry.

He worked as consultant in R&D departments in the railway, automotive and electronics industry. In 2009 he co-founded a startup company developing medical imaging equipment were he was responsible for the technological developments.

Peter is author and co-author of several publications and inventor of two patents.

Peter joined DenK iP bvba in March 2013. He passed the European pre-exam in 2015, and the EQE in 2016.