Divitel Appoints Wouter Slot to COO Position

Divitel announces appointment of Wouter Slot as Chief Operating Officer. Previous COO Rob Wijnen shifts focus to position as Managing Director.

13/12/2016 APELDOORN, The Netherlands – Divitel today announced that Wouter Slot, Divitel Operations Manager, will assume the role of Chief Operating Officer for the Dutch independent video systems integrator and – service provider.

“Wouter has proven a deep understanding of the operational challenges that a company like Divitel faces,” according to his predecessor, Rob Wijnen. “Wouter will continue to optimize Divitel operations as we further expand our pivotal role in helping companies within the video delivery ecosystem with the challenges of a market in flux.”

Rob Wijnen, who previously fulfilled both the role of COO as well as that of Managing Director, will direct his full attention to the role of MD. “As an independent systems integrator, we’ve played a major role in helping companies to adopt many changes in the video delivery industry in the past. This organizational change, together with an increased focus on managed services and consultancy on all things video, will ensure our position as the industry’s partner of choice, “ according to the Divitel MD.

“I couldn’t be more energized by this opportunity, “ says new Divitel COO Wouter Slot. “In the last couple of years we’ve proven to be exceptionally well positioned to assist cable operators and other companies within the video ecosystem with everything from systems integration and monitoring, to creating advanced OTT video delivery systems. Maintaining and optimizing an operational organization that isn’t only able to handle all these challenges, but thrives in a market in a state of major disruption, is both challenging and rewarding.”

You will find Divitel’s updated Management Team on the corresponding page on the Divitel website.