Jan-Hendrik Boelens joins the leadership team and will lead the company’s engineering and technology development
Munich (Germany), October 1st, 2022 – Unmanned aerial systems company Quantum-Systems GmbH today announced that Jan-Hendrik Boelens will join its leadership team as chief technology officer (CTO) to lead the company’s engineering and technology development. The company ramps up to meet the needs of a rapidly expanding global defense & security market in parallel to the well-established commercial mapping and GIS market. Jan-Hendrik joins Quantum-Systems on October 1, 2022, after having previously led the development of one of the world’s leading eVTOL aircraft at Volocopter GmbH.
Jan-Hendrik’s extensive track record of leading software and hardware development for complex civil and defense products will enable Quantum-Systems to accelerate its ambition of becoming one of the leading companies in AI powered autonomous aerial data capture.
Prior to joining Quantum-Systems, Jan-Hendrik held several leadership positions at Volocopter and Airbus. At Volocopter, he served as CTO and managing director, leading the engineering, manufacturing, and certification of the company’s VoloCity electric VTOL aircraft. At Airbus Helicopters, he was a chief engineer for the company’s H135M military helicopter and headed the company’s electrification transformation as leader of its electrical systems engineering department. Jan-Hendrik currently also serves as a member of the advisory board at German AI-startup Spleenlab GmbH.
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