Frederik van Essen joined Inmarsat in August 2015 to oversee the long-term business planning, strategic projects, marketing communications and market analysis for Inmarsat’s fast-growing aviation business. Frederik is based in Nyon, Switzerland.
Prior to Inmarsat, Frederik worked at Air France-KLM for almost a decade, holding a number of senior management roles including Director of Corporate Strategy and Director of Communications and Database Marketing.
Frederik has an MBA from RSM/Erasmus University, Rotterdam and an MSc in electrical engineering from Delft University of Technology. Frederik is fluent in Dutch and English.
Aviation Festival - Day 2 @ 11:20
Technology & Strategy Roundtables
With rising passenger expectations and rapidly-changing technology, how can we as an industry evolve to meet these challenges? Our roundtables are hosted by senior level topic specialists. Participants are asked to introduce themselves to the table, and then as a group, they brainstorm and produce their suggestions on what technology would work best for them. After 30 minutes, there is one rotation, so participants can join two tables during the session.
How can airlines be confident that inflight connectivity will deliver a positive return?
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