Edwin Roks

Edwin Roks

EVP & GM at Teledyne DALSA

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Edwin Roks B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D, is Executive Vice-President & General Manager of the Teledyne DALSA Professional Imaging Division since April 2010. Prior to that he was Vice-President & General Manager since April 2007. Prior to that he was General Manager of the CMOS IC’s Business Unit since 2005. Edwin joined DALSA from Philips, where he served as CTO of Philips Polymer Vision and R&D Director of Philips Imaging Business Line. Edwin has a long and distinguished history in Semiconductor Technology and Imaging. He was closely involved in new business development and customer relationship management in the area of Mobile industry. After lecturing, as an officer, at the Royal Military Academy, he joined Philips Research Laboratories in 1989, where he worked on Semiconductor Lasers and Image Sensors. He was as committee member involved in leading international conferences, such as the International Electron Devices Meeting (USA) and the IEEE Workshop on CCDs and Advanced Image Sensors (USA, Japan, Europe) of which he was the Technical Chairman in 2003. He has authored and co-authored more than 50 technical papers and holds 10 patents in the imaging field.