Chris van der Linden is Director Entertainment Platforms and is responsible for Liberty Global’s product strategy, definition, development & quality management for Entertainment CPE & video platforms. This included development of the award-winning Mini TV Box (both in terms of sustainability and design), the innovation and deployment of innovative Entertainment services (Replay TV, cloud PVR) and the extension of content discovery to include OTT streaming apps across our markets. With our products we enable our national champions, brands such as Virgin Media-02 in the UK, VodafoneZiggo in The Netherlands, Telenet in Belgium, Sunrise UPC in Switzerland, Virgin Media in Ireland and UPC in Eastern Europe, to provide the best Entertainment experience to their customers.
Arjan van der Vegt has worked for Liberty Global since 2018, when he came onboard as a member of the Connectivity Team. His focus has been CPE technology, and in particular Wi-Fi. Based on the successes he achieved applying this expertise to improving CPE performance, Arjan was asked to lead Liberty Global’s XGS-PON CPE development effort.
Albert-Jan has more than 15 years of experience in media & technology. After evangelising the internet at EuroNet Internet in the nineties, he held several strategic business development roles in media companies, like De Telegraaf, Digitenne, Canal Digitaal & Liberty Global, where he launched red button Apps and advertising. In 2009, he started MM1X, an Adtech services company, which was sold in 2012. A year later he started developing the business for several start-ups in the OTT technology industry, like Ooyala, THEOplayer and Bitmovin. Early this year he re-joined Liberty Global to develop the market for addressable TV advertising. Albert-Jan holds Master of Science in economics from the University of Groningen (RUG).