Timothy Mathews cumulates over 30 years of experience primarily in semiconductor, aviation security, software, logistics, and supply chain industries. In 2013, he became Chief Operations Officer at Optosecurity and then shortly thereafter Chief Executive Officer and President. As the head of the pioneering company, he led the team behind the first ever remote screening software solution dedicated to airport security checkpoints. As Vanderlande acquired Optosecurity in 2017, Timothy pursued his activities within the global organisation as President, Passenger Checkpoint Solutions where he uses his expertise in detection technologies, software, and in the passenger handling processes to serve the global market and bring passenger checkpoint solutions to the next level. In 2021, Timothy moves on to his current role as Executive Managing Director for Vanderlande’s Airports and Parcel Solutions division, where he is responsible for the development and deployment of market leading solutions that meet the everchanging needs of Airports and CEP (Courier, Express, and Parcel) companies across the world. Today, he focusses on how Vanderlande can help its airport partners face growing challenges such as labour shortages and a need for increased flexibility by unlocking the potential of data and optimising end-to-end baggage and passenger operations.