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DEV Systemtechnik strengthens management team

(1 February 2018 - DEV Systemtechnik) DEV Systemtechnik, supplier of RF signal transmission solutions for satellite, cable and broadcast applications, has appointed Manfred Mettendorff to the role of Managing Director.

With more than 22 years of experience in the global communications and IT industry at Fujitsu Semiconductors and Socionext, Manfred Mettendorff brings unique qualifications to the role.

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Manfred Mettendorff (courtesy: DEV Systemtechnik)

Based in Germany and temporarily in Silicon Valley, CA, USA Mettendorff has held various managing positions in marketing, sales, business development and engineering, and has directed entire business units. Before joining DEV Systemtechnik, he was instrumental in Fujitsu’s and Socionext’s communications business, introducing the industry’s first coherent transceivers for optical networks. Mettendorff holds an engineering degree (Dipl. Ing.) in electronics with a major in communications.

The addition of Manfred Mettendorff to DEV Systemtechnik’s management team strengthens the company’s expertise as it continues to expand into world markets. To assure a smooth transition of DEV’s top management Jörg Schmidt, current Managing Director, founder and shareholder, will continue to lead the sales and marketing department.

About DEV Systemtechnik GmbH

DEV Systemtechnik develops and manufactures a complete range of products and systems for the optical and electrical transmission of Radio Frequency (RF) signals via coaxial cable or fiber. For over 20 years DEV has designed, engineered, and manufactured RF transmission equipment for satellite, broadcast, and cable applications. All products are built to meet the highest standards of system availability, reliability and manageability.