Jan van de Venne
Jan van de Venne is senior director Development Quality at Philips Electronics, Consumer Lifestyle division.
He has 30 years of experience in research and technology development organizations within Philips Electronics. His career comprises 4 years with Philips Research at the Nat. Lab in Eindhoven, 6 years with Philips Glass industry both in Eindhoven and Germany, and 15 years with the Applied Technology Industrial Consultancy across the world. He lived and worked for 6 years in Singapore and the Asia Pacific region.
In 2004 he joined Philips Consumer Electronics, where he initiated and managed the Design for Six Sigma program for Consumer Electronics, and later for Consumer Lifestyle, with significant contributions to product quality and reliability.
In addition to his job with Philips, he currently works as a part-time independent consultant.